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Late night lesson goes awry

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An unlicensed Timaru woman, 32, blew 1335mcg when she was breathtested at 12.20am on Kauri St.

Bottle breaker stopped

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Police intervened when a Timaru man started breaking bottles on Marston Rd at 3.50pm yesterday.

Charges after busting door

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A Glenavy man, 23, faces charges after police arrested him for smashing down a door at 10pm.

Licences suspended

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Police issued three licence suspensions for excess demerit points.

Man smashes window

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A Kebab shop window on Stafford St was accidentally smashed.

Attempted break-in disturbed

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A member of the public disturbed two males as they were allegedly breaking into cars on Selwyn St.

Unbelted driver disqualified

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A Timaru man pulled up for not wearing a seatbelt was found to be driving while disqualified too.

$50 taken in robbery

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A youth is alleged to have punched another person and taken $50 in a robbery at Ashbury Park on Monday.

Weekend busy for police

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Alcohol fuelled crime kept South Canterbury police busy in the region.

Man tipped drinks on patrons

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A Mt Maunganui man, 20, was spoken after he tipped alcohol over patrons in a Timaru bar.

Temuka man arrested

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A Temuka man, 20, was arrested after a domestic incident last night.

Textbook sale deception alleged

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A South Canterbury woman, 24, has been charged over the alleged fraudulent sale of university textbooks.

Motocross bikes missing

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Two 125cc motocross bikes were stolen from a cow shed on Tawai-Ikawai Rd near Waimate.

Mattress set alight

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A fire crew attended a mattress blaze at Ashbury Park early this morning.

Drunk teens on scaffolding

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Three drunk teens were found on scaffolding on a building site early this morning.

Court after Stafford St incident

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A Christchurch man, 29, will appear in court following an incident on Stafford St yesterday.

Escaped cows cause crash

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Cows escaped from a paddock caused a crash near Albury when they ran in front of a vehicle.

Man allegedly assaulted teen

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A Pareora man, 45, was charged last night at 9pm after he is alleged to have assaulted a 17-year-old youth.

No-one injured in crash

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No-one was injured when a vehicle hit the back of another vehicle on the Orari-Rangitata Highway.

Sign fire spreads to fence

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A builder's sign on Rhodes St was set alight causing part of the fence it was mounted on to also burn.

Woman treated after attack

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A 19-year-old woman was treated in hospital aftershe was allegedly punched twice in the face.

Window breaker arrested

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Breaking a window and resisting arrest led to a 30-year-old man being arrested at a friend's house yesterday.

Arrest for EBA

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A Timaru woman, 27, was processed for excess breath alcohol after she was stopped on Le Cren St and blew 647mcg.

'Stolen' car stuck in sand

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Police warned a Timaru man after he reported his stuck car as stolen.

Night ends with assault charge

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A Timaru woman, 30, found her night cut short when she was arrested at a Timaru bar on Tuesday night.

Minor injuries for motorists

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Two motorists had minor injuries when a woman drove her car into another vehicle on Evans St.

Tourist bruised after crash

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A Japanese tourist lost control of her rental vehicle and rolled it on the Tekapo-Twizel Rd.

Man issued PSO after dispute

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Timaru man issued PSO after a domestic dispute in Alexander Square yesterday.

U-turn crash

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A Timaru man hit a parked car after he missed the turn-off and U-turned into a small truck and trailer.

Fogged window causes crash

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A woman crashed her car in Geraldine, colliding with a road sign after her windscreen fogged up.

Speeding driver over the limit

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A speeding driver stopped on State Highway 8 was processed for EBA after she blew 758mcg.

Hospital checkup after crash

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Two people were taken to hospital for a checkup following a two-car-crash this morning.

Training exercise

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Timaru police undertook a training exercise on Waimataitai Rd this afternoon.

Driving while forbidden

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A Timaru man, 18, was apprehended in the McDonalds car park on Evans St for driving while forbidden.

Unlawfully in a yard

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Three people were reported to be unlawfully in the yard at Rooney Earthmoving at 8.15pm on Monday.

Elderly walker found quickly

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A short search was launched for an elderly man walking on a track near Mt Cook village.

Crash cut power to KFC

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A youth lost control of his car at the corner of Evans and Grasmere streets, causing a power outage at KFC.

Midnight climb earns warning

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A Timaru man, 19, was warned after trying to climb the structure at the front entrance of CBay.

Near-miss alerts police

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A Timaru woman, 25, drew attention to herself when she nearly drove into a patrol car on Church St.

Garden search for child

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A Timaru girl was reported missing for three quarters of an hour at the Botanical Gardens on Saturday.

Mystery trampoline find

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A Seaview Tce resident was surprised to discover a trampoline on their property.

Diamond rings handed in

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Two diamond rings, found separately, have been handed in to Temuka police.

Arrest for detox

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A Timaru man, 37, was placed in police custody after being apprehended for being intoxicated.

Driver uninjured in crash

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Police have yet to speak to a driver who lost control of his vehicle and crashed on Racecourse Rd.

Youth loses licence

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A Timaru man, 18, had his licence suspended for excess demerit points.

Blood taken after crash

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Blood was taken from a Seadown man, 19, who crashed on the corner of Seadown and Waipopo Rd.

Driver crossed centre line

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A Temuka man, 55, was apprehended for crossing the centre line in Richard Pearse Dr at 10.48am.

'Sex' attack inquiry ends

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An alleged sexual attack in Evans St on Sunday is no longer being investigated.

Vehicle ploughs into fence

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A fence was damaged on Hobb St when a vehicle towing a trailer collided with it.

Sexual attack investigation

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Police are investigating a sexual attack at 6.05pm on Evans St.

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