Christchurch man charged after firing blank shots during dispute

Author
Newstalk ZB Staff,
Section
Christchurch,
Publish Date
Thursday, 12 July 2018, 7:43PM
A 32-Year-old man had reportedly threatened another with an imitation firearm. (Photo / NZ Herald)
A 32-Year-old man had reportedly threatened another with an imitation firearm. (Photo / NZ Herald)

A man has been arrested after blank shots were fired during a dispute in Christchurch.

Police were called to a Wainoni address at 5:45 tonight.

A man had reportedly threatened another with an imitation firearm and assault him.

The victim received minor injuries and did not require hospitalisation.

A 32-year-old ahs been charged with assault with a weapon and using an imitation firearm.

He will appear in the Christchurch District Court tomorrow.

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