NZ police seek information after Rotorua incident

Police is appealing for witnesses to a serious incident that occurred in Rotorua on Sunday 1 September.

A vehicle was stolen in Hamilton and driven to Rotorua, where it was involved in a fleeing driver incident which was abandoned by Police.

About 5pm, the same vehicle was again located with two occupants in it.

When Police approached the vehicle at the intersection of Te Ngae and Isles Roads the passenger got out and discharged a firearm twice at police, injuring a nearby motorist.

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