Teenage ram-raider Jordan Lee Duncan flies to Auckland on Thursday with hopes for an end to his synthetic cannabis addiction and the best wishes of at least one of his victims.
It was a well planned and slickly executed ram raid that netted $50,000 goods from a Christchurch sports store in just three minutes.
A 17-year-old has admitted charges of ram-raiding the Z Energy petrol station at Waikuku, stealing two Mazda cars last week, and attempting to burgle a Liquor Centre in June.
A 17-year-old is being held in custody after his arrest for a Waikuku ram-raid that became a snack attack.
A 14-year-old charged with robbery has been released on supported bail after four days in the Christchurch police cells but two other youths charged with an overnight ram-raid are spending another night in the cells.
A second man has admitted a slick ram raid at a Barrington sports store in which $50,000 of merchandise was snatched and $15,000 damage was done.
A 30-year-old man has admitted his role in a highly organised ram-raid in which $50,000 of merchandise was snatched from a Barrington sports store.
A man facing 10 charges, including an alleged ram-raiding of Anderson and Hill sportswear at Barrington Shopping Centre, was denied bail in the Christchurch District Court.
A teen’s unpromising start in life as the son of a notorious criminal has been described in court as he began a jail term for a series of New Brighton ram raids.