Further charges after alleged home invasion

WILMA MCCORKINDALE
Last updated 13:38 23/11/2012

Relevant offers

Crime

Accused killer feels remorse after single punch caused a man's death in Porirua Armed robbers hit three times in Wellington Police arrest men after "vicious" South Auckland assault Reports of body sees Hamilton river walkway cordoned off Man fleeing police asks neighbours for ride Christchurch mother and sons jailed for combined 27 years for 'horrific' attack 'Serial killer' Hayden Poulter to stay behind bars Skeen murder trial: Jury retires Hunt for men who tried to lure Havelock North schoolgirl in to car Defence takes aim at WorkSafe during forestry manslaughter trial

The accused in an alleged home invasion case in Dunedin on Monday has been remanded in custody without plea until December 7 in the Dunedin District Court this morning.

The 21-year-old unemployed man, who earlier in the week was remanded in custody on a charge of grievous bodily harm, appeared before Judge Dominic Flatley on further charges of attempted murder, sexual violation,  and aggravated entry to the victim's home.

Judge Flatley granted continued name suppression of the defendant's name in view of the extra charges, the lack of disclosure, and pending a general report into the accused's history. 

Ad Feedback

- D Scene

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content