A man injured in a police shooting remains in the hospital under guard.

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A man shot by police after a chase through suburban Auckland is still being treated in hospital under police guard.


One person in possession of a firearm has been shot by police and is in a serious condition after a chase in Auckland this morning that ended on Lilac Grove, Hillsborough, Auckland.

Police and an ambulance in Lilac Grove, Hillsborough, yesterday. Photo: RNZ / Marika Khabazi

Two men were arrested in Hillsborough yesterday morning after a chase that began in Ōtāhuhu.

Police said one of the men pointed a gun at officers and members of the public, and was shot.

Charges were being finalised for a second man who was due to appear in Manukau District Court today.

A scene examination at Lilac Grove in Hillsborough was expected to be completed today.

Police want anyone who saw what happened to come forward and an online portal has been set up for any photos or video footage.

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