Police are seriously concerned by the theft of a firearm from an apparent unsecured location.
In a statement, police said the firearm, a .22 rifle, was
taken from the vehicle of its licensed owner at Matavera, sometime during
Police is following leads in an investigation into the
In other matters reported over the weekend, two people were
remanded into Arorangi Prison yesterday. One person was arrested for driving
while disqualified. The other was involved in a domestic dispute and has been
charged with assaulting a female.
Police are awaiting blood results from two drivers involved
in motorbike crashes.
One occurred on the backroad at Arorangi and the other at
Takuvaine, yesterday morning.
Among other complaints at the weekend, police attended to a
report of suspected vandalised car tyres on the backroad of Tupapa, damage
caused to the garden at the new Constitution Park in town, careless driving and