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Two remanded in custody on armed robbery charges

April 8, 2014 | By More
Two remanded in custody on armed robbery charges

Two men have been charged with aggravated robbery following an incident at the Brickworks Restaurant and Bar in the early hours of Sunday morning.

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Child sex abuser jailed for 14 years

April 7, 2014 | By More
Child sex abuser jailed for 14 years

A judge has lifted name suppression on a 32-year-old Christchurch man before jailing him for 14 years for sex offending on two young girls.

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Jail term imposed for ‘moronic’ shooting

April 4, 2014 | By More
Jail term imposed for ‘moronic’ shooting

A 23-year-old man’s actions were called imbecilic and moronic when he was jailed for five years for shooting a rival in a Hagley Park confrontation.

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Court told of mum’s chaotic night

April 4, 2014 | By More
Court told of mum’s chaotic night

A Christchurch mum’s terrible night when she had to handle two random incidents with violent drunks has been recounted in court.

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Large scale thefts of stock alleged

April 4, 2014 | By More
Large scale thefts of stock alleged

Two people arrested for what police described as a highly organised North Canterbury stock rustling ring have been charged with 41 counts of theft totalling almost $150,000.

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Cocaine case may be shifted to Auckland

April 3, 2014 | By More
Cocaine case may be shifted to Auckland

Police have indicated that cocaine charges against three Brazilian men may be transferred for hearing in the Manukau District Court in Auckland.

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More charges possible over stolen tools

April 3, 2014 | By More
More charges possible over stolen tools

Police inquiries are continuing and more charges are expected against a 30-year-old man accused of stealing or receiving stolen tools worth $120,000, according to his defence counsel.

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Psychiatric report delayed for murder accused

April 2, 2014 | By More
Psychiatric report delayed for murder accused

A psychiatric report has been delayed for the man accused of the murder of Christchurch caregiver Amy Elizabeth Farrall because of the medication involved in his continuing surgery.

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Central city street robbery admitted

April 1, 2014 | By More
Central city street robbery admitted

Home and community detention has been ruled out for a man who has been in custody for more than two months charged with an early morning street robbery in central Christchurch.

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Red zone burglars ‘picking over carcass of the city’

March 28, 2014 | By More
Red zone burglars ‘picking over carcass of the city’

Red zone burglars were “picking over the carcass of what’s left of our city”, said a judge as he jailed an offender for 25 months.

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