Two arrests following Tokoroa gunpoint robbery

Update: 1:14PM WAIKATO: TWO youths have been arrested following a gunpoint robbery in Tokoroa yesterday.

Police were called to Stanley Street at about 1pm with a report of a woman’s car being stolen at gunpoint.

New Zealand Police said the youths were arrested in Putaruru, also in the Waikato region, this morning.

Police enquiries are continuing.

Yesterday, Police reported that two young males, believed to be in their mid-late teens and both wearing dark hoodies, allegedly pointed a gun at the woman, forcing her to get out of the car.

Police said that the two males then drove away in the car, heading north towards Billah St.