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AND KIRSTY JOHNSTON - Stuff
updated 08:41 09/12/2010
RAID: There were two vanloads of
heavily-armed police at the
LADDERS: Police scaled the
fences of the Brentwood Ave, Mt
Eden property, around 7.30am.
police have used ladders to raid the
Auckland headquarters of the Hells
Angels gang this morning.
scaled the fences of the Brentwood Ave,
Mt Eden property, around 7.30am and
neighbours reported hearing two loud
bangs soon after.
then sealed off the avenue and told
residents to stay inside.
handcuffed men were brought out and laid
on the ground.
two vanloads of heavily-armed police at
the scene, along with a large group of
detectives who entered the compound
shortly after 8am.
neighbour Sophia Blair said the bangs
"sounded like gunshots".
they let off fireworks. But these bangs
were something more than that," she
I thought it was some kind of domestic."
there was "lots of yelling and
the gang members were not normally
noisy, apart from