A person of interest fled from police officers in Glen Eden, and was tracked to nearby suburb Massey by the Eagle helicopter.
A man has been taken into custody after armed police converged on a west Auckland suburb on Wednesday night.
The arrest came after police, including the Armed Offenders Squad, carried out a search for a person of interest who fled from officers.
The person fled from police in a vehicle in the suburb of Glen Eden about 7pm on Wednesday, a police spokesperson said earlier.
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The vehicle was tracked by the Eagle helicopter to an address in Massey.
AOS responded to the incident as a “precaution”, the spokesperson advised.
Charges against the arrested person are yet to be confirmed.