For firing a close-range shotgun blast into his ex-partner’s leg while two children were nearby, a Loburn man has been jailed for 10 years.
A huge brawl erupted in Christchurch’s main court as men rushed the dock where a 35-year-old had admitted charges relating to the fatal shooting of a King Cobra gang member at Charing Cross. [Updated report.]
A judge says the son of the late philanthropist and Mainfreight founder Neil Graham must have been “wilfully blind” not to realise how much cannabis was being grown on his property at Ellesmere.
Three men charged with a $40 Friday night robbery at Rangiora have appeared at the Christchurch District Court.
A gang’s “visit” to a random house went disastrously wrong when it was found that a policeman lived there.
A fifth member of the Rebels motorcycle gang has admitted being part of an organised criminal group, on the third day scheduled for pre-trial arguments in the Christchurch District Court.
Four members of the Rebels motorcycle club have admitted being members of an organised criminal group that was dealing methamphetamine and cannabis in Christchurch.
At 38 and facing a lengthy jail term, Cade Lee Manuel has decided he is “too old for this”.
The Crown plans to apply to bring all cases together for three men facing charges relating to the alleged murder of a Greymouth mother.
A couple arrested after a meth-lab raid by police on their Linwood property two years ago, kissed and hugged in the dock before they began their separate sentences.