A man has admitted supplying shotguns to a couple who had earlier been threatened in a drug stand-over incident, and he has been fined $1100 at the Christchurch District Court.
A 29-year-old was buying and selling stolen goods from home because he was unable to work while on electronically monitored bail.
A jury took seven-and-a-half hours to return guilty verdicts in the gruesome gangland murder of Bradley Alan Lomax in the Waimakariri Riverbed in September 2017.
The Crown has accepted that it cannot prove who fired the fatal shots to the head that killed Bradley Alan Lomax, but it says the jury can find both accused men guilty as parties to the murder.
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.