Drunk 17-year-old charged

21:06, Jan 07 2013

A drunk 17-year-old has been charged with unlawful interference with a motor vehicle for opening a car door last night.

Police said the man was highly intoxicated when he opened the rear passenger door of a car on Glenpark Ave in New Plymouth around 7:20pm.

The owner of the car confronted the man and removed him from the property. 

He will appear in the New Plymouth District Court on January 16.

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