Teen on run arrested by police in Central Otago

An armed teenager has been arrested after a manhunt through Central Otago.

Police arrested the 19-year-old man on Thursday morning after an incident in Lowburn, near Cromwell, on Wednesday.

Road-spike cordons were in place in the Lowburn and Mount Pisa areas on Wednesday. 

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A Dunedin-based armed offenders squad and dog units were also in the area after a "family harm incident" sparked the search for the teen.

The man was located "without incident" at a property in Cromwell shortly before 8am on Thursday, a police statement said.

 - Stuff