Arrest over Rotorua woman's disappearance

Last updated 20:29 22/11/2012
Michelle Hoffman-Tamm

Relevant offers


Dramatic sea rescue off the coast of Waitara forms special bond John Key's plane is grounded in Australia until a replacement plane arrives to head on to India Fatal crash near Wallacetown in Southland Huge fire in central Hamilton Critical injury in Auckland Tamaki Drive Labour Day smash Trio rescued from Tararua Forest Park Riverton Coastguard rescue three people from broken down boat 4WDers use jet boat, winches to pull stricken truck from Waimakariri River Tribal Huk abandon shot up vehicle Elderly woman still owed thousands by painter

Police investigating the disappearance of a Rotorua woman have charged a 44-year-old woman with assault.

Michelle Hoffman-Tamm was last seen in the late afternoon of November 7 when she left her home address on her bicycle.

The woman charged with assault and is likely to face further charges when she appears at Rotorua District Court tomorrow morning, police said.

Police said their investigation this morning led them to a rural location close to State Highway 38 between Rotorua and Murupara.

Police were tonight examining the area and will also examine a house in Rotorua.

Hoffman-Tamm's bike was also located today at a third location in a Rotorua suburb.

Police want to hear from anyone who was in the area of Holland Street on November 7 and November 11 and in Victoria Street between November 11 and 12.

Police are particularly interested in a two-tone light-coloured Subaru Legacy station wagon travelling around Rotorua or between Rotorua, Whakatane and Murupara between the November 7 and 12.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Rotorua police on 07 349 9400 information can also be provided anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content