Alert resident helps nab vandals

Last updated 07:44 28/12/2012

Relevant offers

An alert Normanby resident has helped police catch a trio of teenagers believed to be behind a string of petty vandalism around the township.

Sergeant Kim Severinsen said police were called to a Normanby property shortly after 2.30am, on December 23, after a witness heard strange noises coming from a nearby building.

One of the alleged vandals will appear in the Hawera Youth Court on burglary and wilful damage charges, the other two were referred to Youth Aid.

Ad Feedback

- © Fairfax NZ News

house strap
Beauty smashes record

New Plymouth's house price record set as home changes hands for $2.81 million.

Brad Anderson
Airs face Giant challenge

The Taranaki Mountain Airs face an uphill battle against the Nelson Giants.

rugby
Smarts and heart

Francis Douglas Memorial College show that size doesn't really matter in rugby.

silo
Mystery silo

An Inglewood family is keen to find out more about a silage silo built on their farm in 1931.

Howard Tuffery's artwork
Artwork stolen

New Plymouth art thieves knew the piece's value - they took its price tag too.

Special offers
Opinion poll

What do you think of the NPDC's decision not to give iwi representation and voting rights?

Agree, it is great for democracy.

Disagree, iwi need to be engaged.

Don't care

Vote Result

Related story: Dismay as iwi voting rights denied

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content

TDN rachel stewart

Riding Shotgun

with Rachel Stewart

with Gordon Brown

Second Thoughts

with Gordon Brown

Matt Rilkoff's perspective of comtempory life

The Rilkoff Files

Matt Rilkoff's perspective of contemporary life

tdn kathryn collumn

Under the Sky Tower

With Kathryn Calvert

Gordon Burnside

Gordon Burnside

The self-confessed bard of Brixton, offers views on life, politics and Akubra hats.

TDN The Weekend

The Weekend

with Glenn McLean

Family Notices
Small-celebrations-TDN

Celebrations

View marriage and birth notices from around the region

Small-Deaths-TDN

Death Notices

View obituaries from around the region