Christchurch’s “pillow case” burglar has been jailed for five years for a series of raids on quake-abandoned houses.
Armed men who robbed the Sideline Bar left behind a palm print when they climbed over a wall, and a false car number plate that apparently fell off in the carpark, says the Crown.
A 39-year-old man has been remanded in custody to the High Court on a charge of murdering Rangiora man Tony John Lochhead on Friday.
Christchurch Police have arrested a second man in connection with the murder of Tony John Lochhead in Rangiora last Friday.
Judge’s moving house comment keeps work at the Court House in perspective.
A fisherman who fell in with sharks – loan sharks – has been sentenced for his unlawful efforts to solve his financial problems.
Police allege robbery was behind a killing in Rangiora at the weekend.
Christchurch Police have arrested a man in connection with the homicide that occurred at Rangiora on Friday, September 13.
Police are seeking information about hitchhikers in the Kaiapoi-Rangiora area on Friday evening, in the aftermath of an attack that left one brother injured and the other dead.
A man who kicked his best mate in the head three times, fracturing his skull while he was pinned to the ground by someone else, has been jailed for six-and-a-half years.