Alert resident helps nab vandals

Last updated 07:44 28/12/2012

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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.

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