Tag: aggravated robbery

Jail for robbing youths in park

January 31, 2018 | By More
Jail for robbing youths in park

A third man who held up three youths in a park in Queenspark in January 2016 has been jailed for more than three years.

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Armed home invasion admitted

October 23, 2017 | By More
Armed home invasion admitted

A man has admitted the home invasion of an address in Templeton where he pointed what appeared to be a firearm at his victims and demanded money.

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Teen robber now seen as ‘success story’

October 17, 2017 | By More
Teen robber now seen as ‘success story’

A 14-year-old who terrorised staff in two armed robberies of the same Christchurch petrol station is now being seen as a youth justice success story.

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More armed robbery charges laid

May 29, 2017 | By More
More armed robbery charges laid

A man who police allege shot and wounded a mother and daughter, and robbed hotels while armed, has had five new charges laid against him in the Christchurch District Court.

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Repeat armed robber faces long jail term

March 29, 2017 | By More
Repeat armed robber faces long jail term

A man will serve all of a four-and-a-half year jail term for the knife-point robbery of two Christchurch taxi drivers, which probably netted just over $200.

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Offender’s violence a mystery at sentencing

March 22, 2017 | By More
Offender’s violence a mystery at sentencing

A second strike offender faces serving all of an eight-year six-month jail term imposed for a string of violent incidents that left his victims cut and bruised.

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Custody remand on bookshop armed robbery charge

January 5, 2017 | By More
Custody remand on bookshop armed robbery charge

Bail was refused for a 24-year-old man charged with the armed robbery of a secondhand bookshop in Edgeware yesterday.

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Teen admits armed robbery of Templeton dairy

November 10, 2016 | By More
Teen admits armed robbery of Templeton dairy

A teenager has admitted the armed robbery of the Kirk Road dairy in Templeton on September 5.

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Unknown drug dealer avoided robbery

October 19, 2016 | By More
Unknown drug dealer avoided robbery

Two people who admitted plotting to “roll” an unknown drug dealer were jailed in the Christchurch District Court.

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Protection for man leaving gang

September 1, 2016 | By More
Protection for man leaving gang

For his own safety, a man will likely be shifted from Christchurch Men’s Prison to serve a 27-month jail term after severing his links with a gang.

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