Invercargill police are investigating an armed robbery at the Tay St Night and Day store this morning.
Detective Sergeant Stu Harvey said police were called to the store at 4.42am after a youth entered, presented a firearm and demanded money.
The youth ran off without money but was tracked by a police dog to a nearby address and arrested at gunpoint, he said.
The firearm was located nearby.
The youth is expected to appear in the Invercargill District Court tomorrow.
No further details were immediately available.
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