Four people have been arrested in relation to a kidnapping in Kaikohe yesterday morning.

Kaikohe police, along with the Armed Offenders Squad, arrested four males from Waima in relation to the kidnapping of a person from his home address in Kaikohe in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

The four are charged jointly with kidnapping and are due to appear in the Kaikohe District Court today.

Police are continuing inquiries into the incident.