Accidental shooting leaves man in hospital

In Hastings, 33-year-old Iriheke Te Kani Manu Pere was accidentally shot by an Armed Offender Squad officer (AOS) last night.

Pere is in a stable but serious condition in Wellington Hospital. A firearm was found in his house and confiscated by police but they're taking the matter seriously and two investigations are underway.

Aroha Treacher with more.