While a Rolleston householder cleaned up after a messy burglary the day before, the four burglars returned and bashed, robbed and kidnapped him.
A Rangiora man arrested on charges of aggravated robbery and kidnapping in an incident in Rolleston at the end of January was remanded in custody in the Christchurch District Court today.
A 35-year-old man has been jailed for a robbery in which the victim’s legs were burned with a butane lighter.
A woman being jailed for the home invasion robbery of a Christchurch couple aged 83 and 81 said she would support the Mongrel Mob “until the day I die”.
A 27-year-old says he robbed a Bryndwr service station because he owed a drug debt to a gang.
The elderly victims of a pair of violent home invaders want to leave their heritage house in Papanui because they do not feel safe, but have found they will have to stay.
A cushion was held over the face of an 83-year-old man to stop him screaming during a robbery in his Papanui home, and he was threatened with his own garden secateurs.
A girl who was aged 15 at the time of the killing of Pierclaudio Raviola has been charged with his murder.
Robbery of an elderly man for a car was behind the killing of Pierclaudio Raviola who was found injured in a Sumner carpark in March 2017.
A 39-year-old woman has admitted the robbery of an elderly Papanui couple, in which police allege garden secateurs were used as a weapon.