Two people have been charged in relation to fatal Southland crash

Two people have been charged in relation to fatal Southland crash

In a media release, Police have said two 21-year-old men have been charged in relation to a fatal crash on SH6 in Winton on 16 February. 20-year-old Thalia Jayden Newport of Invercargill, died when a van rolled on State Highway 6 near Gap Rd West at around 4.45 am over...

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Police appeal for witnesses following fatal crash involving a car and motorcycle

Police appeal for witnesses following fatal crash involving a car and motorcycle

Police can confirm one person has died following a crash yesterday on Rangioutu Road, Manawatu. Police were notified at 6:25 am of the crash which involved a car and motorcycle. The cause of the crash is being investigated. Police are appealing for any witnesses the crash, anyone with information relating...

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Homemade explosive devices found targeting ATM at Hamilton mall

Homemade explosive devices found targeting ATM at Hamilton mall

Police's Specialist Search Group are in attendance at Chartwell Shopping Centre in Hamilton where several home-made explosive devices were found this morning at around 7:20 am. A cordon remains in place around the shopping centre, which is closed. “This has been extended to include the Lynden Court area, to keep...

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Homemade explosive devices found at Hamilton mall, police to investigate

Homemade explosive devices found at Hamilton mall, police to investigate

A mall in Hamilton has been cordoned off as Police attend an incident at Chartwell shopping centre. “A number of what look to be homemade explosive devices have been located.” Police said in a statement. The NZDF Explosive Ordnance Disposal team has been advised and will be attending. The roads...

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Police appealing for help from public following Invercargill robbery at Night ‘n Day store

Police appealing for help from public following Invercargill robbery at Night ‘n Day store

Police are appealing for the public’s help following an aggravated robbery in Invercargill. At around 9.20 pm on Thursday, a man entered the Gladstone Night ‘n Day and presented what appeared to be a firearm demanding money from the shop assistant. A member of the public intervened before a second...

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Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened at a Bar in Masterton

Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened at a Bar in Masterton

Masterton Police are investigating the aggravated robbery of the Jackson Street Bar last night. At around 10 pm, a man entered the bar, carrying a firearm, and demanded cash. The man took an amount of cash and left on foot, heading towards Queen Street. The man was wearing a balaclava,...

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A body has been located and removed at scene of Christchurch house fire

A body has been located and removed at scene of Christchurch house fire

A body located at the scene of a McLeans Island house fire on Monday night has been removed from the property. The formal identification process is now underway. The scene examination will continue today. Further updates will be made when available.

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Body found at scene of Christchurch house fire

Body found at scene of Christchurch house fire

Police confirmed locating a body at the scene of a house fire last night on Conservators Road in McLeans Island. The property was extensively damaged as a result of the fire. The body is yet to be removed from the property and has not been officially identified. “Police and Fire...

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Power lines down after Car crashes, Counties Manukau

Power lines down after Car crashes, Counties Manukau

Drivers in the Papatoetoe area are advised to expect delays following an earlier single-vehicle crash on Station Road. The crash occurred around 1.15 pm on Monday where the vehicle has collided with a power pole near the intersection with Hillcrest Road. The vehicle's sole occupant was taken to Middlemore Hospital...

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One person has died after vehicle rolls, Henderson

One person has died after vehicle rolls, Henderson

Police are in attendance at a serious crash involving a single vehicle on Great North Road in Henderson. Police were called to the scene at 4.52 pm after the vehicle had reportedly rolled. Sadly, despite medical assistance being provided, the vehicle's occupant has died at this scene. Great North Road...

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