May 19, 2014: Police Notebook

22:30, May 18 2014

A driver lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a tree in Racecourse Rd at 11.25am yesterday. He was uninjured and spoke to a witness, but police have yet to speak to him.

An 18-year-old man was arrested for possession of cannabis in Woodlands Rd at 12.55am yesterday.

At 1am yesterday a 17-year-old was assaulted outside a pizza shop in Evans St.

A 22-year-old was arrested for assault at 3am yesterday in the CBD.

Two men, aged 18 and 23, were arrested for fighting each other in Stafford St at 3am yesterday.

A 32-year-old motorist was processed for EBA, blowing 624mcg in Richards Place at 7pm Saturday.

An 18-year-old man had his licence suspended after driving at 146kmh south of Timaru on State Highway 1 on Friday at 11.40pm.

Police attended a domestic on Buchanan St at 11pm on Sunday after a 13-year-old boy smashed property in his room.


The Timaru Herald