What is this unexplained explosion that stumped residents of Auckland’s central suburbson Saturday night at around 11.30pm?
The mysterious noise was heard from the Mt Albert, Mt Roskill and Three Kings areas to Waterview and Papakura.
The giant explosion woke up the neighbourhood and shook houses.
According to some frightened residents, the bang sounded like a bomb exploding or like an army jet sonic boom.
A series of mysterious booms were reported across west and north Auckland leaving police mystified as well in June 2014. Those explosions turned out to be army exercises at the Kaipara Bomb Range.