Tag: threatening

Woman told she was ‘not leaving alive’

July 23, 2018 | By More
Woman told she was ‘not leaving alive’

After barricading himself in a bedroom, a man threatened to set a woman alight with petrol he had brought and slit her throat.

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Avonhead murder trial delayed

July 10, 2018 | By More
Avonhead murder trial delayed

The murder trial of 19-year-old Katrina Roma Epiha will not go ahead on Monday in the High Court at Christchurch as planned.

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Pitchfork threat in ‘cowardly’ assault

July 6, 2018 | By More
Pitchfork threat in ‘cowardly’ assault

After holding a pitchfork under a woman’s jaw, Trevor Bradley Mackie held her by the throat and said: “I could kill you if I want.”

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Knife chase woman ‘wants to change’

July 6, 2018 | By More
Knife chase woman ‘wants to change’

A young woman who chased three people down the street while brandishing a knife says she does not like the person she has become.

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Pitchfork assault admitted

February 23, 2018 | By More
Pitchfork assault admitted

A Canterbury man held a pitchfork under a woman’s jaw during a violent incident in which he threatened to kill her.

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List of customers found in synthetic cannabis raid

September 19, 2017 | By More
List of customers found in synthetic cannabis raid

Police found a list of customers when they made a synthetic cannabis raid on a Yaldhurst Road house.

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Community sentence for threats and Facebook offending

October 27, 2016 | By More
Community sentence for threats and Facebook offending

A 23-year-old man who threatened to set fire to a woman’s house, and used Facebook to send her brother a nude photo of her, was sentenced to supervision and community work.

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Throat-cutting gesture at alleged rape victim

September 22, 2016 | By More
Throat-cutting gesture at alleged rape victim

A man made a throat-cutting gesture at his alleged rape victim over a video-link to a Christchurch District courtroom.

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Man self-harmed in domestic violence incident

August 25, 2016 | By More
Man self-harmed in domestic violence incident

A man who threatened his partner with a machete while she was holding a young daughter, then self-harmed himself with a knife, was sentenced to prison in the Christchurch District Court today.

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Threatening, firearm charges denied

June 1, 2016 | By More
Threatening, firearm charges denied

An Aranui man denies charges relating to an alleged armed confrontation over a loud stereo unit in Aranui on Monday night.

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