Tag: bicycle

Long jail term for robber-on-a-bike

August 22, 2017 | By More
Long jail term for robber-on-a-bike

A man has been jailed for over seven years for two armed robberies of Kiwibanks, where he made his getaways on a red bicycle.

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Teen raided girls’ school

June 27, 2017 | By More
Teen raided girls’ school

An 18-year-old youth has been released on supervision for his raid on bicycles and lockers at Rangi Ruru Girls’ School in Merivale.

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Bank robber-on-a-bike pleads guilty

May 24, 2017 | By More
Bank robber-on-a-bike pleads guilty

Brent James Atkinson has admitted being Christchurch’s balaclava-wearing robber-on-a-bike.

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Pedalling drugs

March 6, 2017 | By More
Pedalling drugs

A 46-year-old was already on bail when police tried to stop his vehicle in early March, and they signalled him to pull over by using the patrol car’s lights and sirens.

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Robbery-on-a-bike accused remanded in custody

January 27, 2017 | By More
Robbery-on-a-bike accused remanded in custody

Bail was refused for a 47-year-old man charged with the armed robbery of two Christchurch Kiwibank branches in six days.

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Truckie found guilty in cycle death case

July 22, 2016 | By More
Truckie found guilty in cycle death case

A 51-year-old truckie has been found guilty of causing the death of a cycle tourist he never saw as he carelessly turned his truck across a cycle lane in Hornby.

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Bike thief admits repeated school raids

January 12, 2016 | By More
Bike thief admits repeated school raids

A serial bike thief who repeatedly raided the cycle stands at Christchurch Boys’ High School has a significant history of previous offending.

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