Livestream: Police update on the raids on Comanchero bike gang properties

This livestream is expected to start at 2:15pm

Auckland police will update the situation regarding the raids on a number of properties belonging to members of the Comanchero bike gang on Thursday morning.

Police said in a statement they seized $3.7 million in assets in the raids.

They came after a year-long investigation into the activities of the Comanchero concluded, with a number of search warrants executed. 

A number of people have been arrested, including "senior members and associates of the Comanchero gang," the statement said.

The Comancheros are an Australian biker gang and it's understood New Zealand criminals deported from Australia were setting up a chapter here. 

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