Two arrested after shots fired at police


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Two people have been detained after shooting at police in southern Auckland.

Officers received reports of a major robbery in Manuwera shortly after 10:30 a.m.

Police were following a vehicle suspected of involvement when a passenger opened fire.

No police personnel were injured.

The Eagle helicopter and Armed Offenders Squad were deployed to track the vehicle, which came to rest in Papatoetoe.

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Other media report that several international and domestic flights at Auckland Airport were delayed during the incident, but normal operations have since resumed.