A 55-year-old man has been charged with murder in relation to an incident at a property in Korito yesterday. He's due to appear in New Plymouth District Court tomorrow. Police are not looking for anyone else in relation to this and enquiries are ongoing. If anyone has any information that can assist with the investigation... Continue Reading →
Update from NZ Police: In a media release earlier today, Police advised that a homicide victim had been found at a residential property in Liverpool Street, Whanganui. This was incorrect - the victim was located at a residential property on the corner of Victoria Avenue and Ingestre Street. Police apologise for the error and any... Continue Reading →
Police are continuing to investigate a firearms incident in Plympton Street, New Plymouth on 30 March. A 21-year-old man has been charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm in relation to the incident. He is remanded in custody and will reappear in New Plymouth District Court on 24 April. The victim, a... Continue Reading →
Police are investigating an incident where a man has presented to Taranaki Base Hospital this morning with a gunshot wound.
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Police have reported one person has died following the car vs truck accident today. A police spokeswoman said police, fire and ambulance staff were advised of the crash on Ball Rd, between Joll Rd and Petch Rd, Hurleyville, just after 3pm. The Serious Crash Unit is investigating the accident and traffic is being turned away at either... Continue Reading →
A police spokesperson has advised of a serious vehicle accident on Ball Road, Kakaramea around 3.10 pm today. The Serious Crash Unit has been called to the scene for further investigation. Updates coming soon...
Manaia residents have been advised to stay inside and lock their doors in Manaia tonight with police diverting traffic away from the Main South Road. Senior Sergeant Jeff Veale has said in a statement Police responded to an address on South Road, Manaia at 5:15pm tonight after receiving reports a shot had been fired.... Continue Reading →