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North Island hospital closed in New Zealand amid security concern

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

WELLINGTON, March 16 (Xinhua) -- Hawke's Bay Hospital in North Island, New Zealand has been in lockdown after an unspecified threat was called in at 3 p.m. local time Saturday.
Local Police are now in attendance at the hospital.
Public members are advised to avoid the nearby area as a precautious recommendation.
It is unclear whether the incident is related to the Christchurch gun shootings on Friday afternoon.
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