A 21-year-old Upper Riccarton man has been remanded in custody on eight charges laid after a police pursuit in New Brighton at the weekend.
The woman who admitted stealing 37 war veteran plaques from Springston Cemetery was granted interim name suppression at an appearance in the Christchurch District Court.
Christchurch’s mosque shootings have caused rapper and hip-hop artist Scribe – who is a Muslim – to leave the city and breach the supervision sentence he was already serving.
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.
Kasha William Gosset has given evidence blaming co-accused Cody Derek Martin and a woman for conspiring in the shooting murder of Bradley Alan Lomax.
Nine more charges have been laid against a 36-year-old woman who was already facing 35 charges relating to a stolen mail investigation.
A woman has denied a late night visit on the night of the killing of Bradley Alan Lomax from one of the men who is standing trial for the September 2017 murder.
The Crown says Bradley Alan Lomax was “executed” by two men with shotgun blasts to the head because they were upset about his behaviour towards a woman.
The quality of the methamphetamine sold by a man associated with the Tribesmen gang was so poor it was more of a fraud than a drug deal, said a Christchurch judge as he imposed a jail term.
A judge was clearly unimpressed with a Christchurch businessman’s assertion that he was not addicted to methamphetamine, as he faced sentencing on three charges.