Police are hunting for a wanted person in Waiuku, after reports of a gunman on the loose.
Officers are searching for the man at a residential address.
A Waiuku resident says police told them there was a gun man running around the streets.
The resident says around 9pm two police men arrived with guns and are now standing in Shackleton Place.
Police say there have been no shots fired, and no one is in danger or dead.