NZ police arrest man after Rolleston incident

Police have arrested a man who was being sought in the Rolleston area.

The man was arrested without incident in the Weedons/Rolleston area a short time ago.

Police would like to thank members of the public for the assistance and patience while we looked to locate him.

We understand this was a distressing situation while it unfolded but we want assure members of the public there was no imminent threat to their safety.

An update on charges will be provide when able.

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