Vandals caught in the act

Last updated 12:00 27/12/2012

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.

''It's one of those unusual ones where they have caused damage instead of stealing property.''

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

- Taranaki Daily News

Special offers
Opinion poll

Where do you buy most of your books nowadays?

Specialist book stores

Stationery/book stores

Local online retailers

Overseas online retailers

Vote Result

Related story: Online sales final page for independent bookshop

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content

Follow the Taranaki Daily News on Twitter

Get Taranaki's frequent news and sport updates

TDN North Taranaki Midweek

The North Taranaki Midweek's online

Get your mid week news fix

TDN South Taranaki Star

South Taranaki Star online

Get your South Taranaki news online