Author Archive: David Clarkson

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Bail refused for fleeing burglary accused

March 4, 2017 | By More
Bail refused for fleeing burglary accused

Bail was refused for a 32-year-old man arrested after a pursuit in which a car was allegedly driven through properties and crashed through fences.

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Taxi driver convicted of indecently touching passenger

March 2, 2017 | By More
Taxi driver convicted of indecently touching passenger

A Christchurch taxi driver faces possible loss of his New Zealand residency after being convicted on two charges of indecently assaulting a teenage woman passenger.

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Trio admit damaging car that had been stolen

March 2, 2017 | By More
Trio admit damaging car that had been stolen

Three men who came across a stolen car abandoned on a remote road north of Christchurch made matters even worse by damaging it and looting items from it.

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Court appearance after Rebels MC raids

March 2, 2017 | By More
Court appearance after Rebels MC raids

A man arrested in police raids on Rebels MC gang premises at the end of a 10-month investigation has been remanded on bail at the Christchurch District Court.

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Life-long scarring for man bitten by prowler

February 28, 2017 | By More
Life-long scarring for man bitten by prowler

A Woolston man will have facial scarring for life after he was bitten by a prowler he found outside his home.

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Jail for ‘dumb’ burglary

February 27, 2017 | By More
Jail for ‘dumb’ burglary

Graeme Richard Brand’s “pretty dumb burglary” has brought him a 13-month jail sentence.

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Community work for charity box theft

February 26, 2017 | By More
Community work for charity box theft

Community work has been imposed on a teenager who stole a Cure Kids charity box from a central Christchurch hotel and spent the money on food at McDonalds.

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129 body-building drug charges admitted

February 24, 2017 | By More
129 body-building drug charges admitted

A 30-year-old Cashmere man has admitted 129 charges involving body building drugs and now faces a likely jail term.

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Judge finds that man imported 6kg of cocaine

February 23, 2017 | By More
Judge finds that man imported 6kg of cocaine

A judge has ruled that a Christchurch man imported 6kg of the class A drug cocaine into New Zealand.

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Knife-point robbery of book shop admitted

February 23, 2017 | By More
Knife-point robbery of book shop admitted

A St Albans man has admitted the remarkable $42 armed robbery of a second-hand bookshop, but disputes the facts about the knife-point hold-up.

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