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.