Police are at the scene of a serious incident in Awarua, Northland.
Shortly after 7am, Police received reports of a firearms incident on Mangakahia Road.
Two people have been located deceased.
Cordons have been placed around a property on Mangakahia Road.
An investigation is underway to establish what has occurred.
More information will be released later today once further details are known.
Nick Baker/NZ Police