A group armed with weapons who stole a vehicle in Havelock North remain on the run.
Police received a report of an armed theft of a vehicle near Anderson Park about 9.20pm on Wednesday.
A police spokeswoman said a group of people with weapons stole a vehicle.
The spokeswoman said the weapons are not believed to be firearms.
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"It's not entirely clear where the occupant of the vehicle was at the time of the incident," she said.
No arrests have been made at this stage.
Enquiries are ongoing.
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