Sofitel shooting investigation: Police seeking Paraire Paikea

Police are appealing to the public for information about the whereabouts of Paraire Paikea, who has a warrant to arrest in relation to the shooting incident at the Sofitel Hotel in April.

Paikea, 25, is a Head Hunters gang associate and is considered dangerous.

He should not be approached. If you see him phone 111 immediately.

Paikea has links to West Auckland and is of solid build.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Paraire Paikea is asked to contact Police on 105, quoting file number 210415/6346. You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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