The Armed Offenders Squad were called to a domestic incident in Napier this evening.

Police were called to Wilkie Place in Greenmeadows about 5pm, Detective Sergeant Darren Pritchard said.

A 39-year-old man left in a car.

"We managed to locate the man close by and make a swift arrest," Mr Pritchard said.

The arrested man faces domestic violence and drug-related charges.

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He will appear in the Hastings District Court tomorrow.