May 11, 2014: Police Notebook

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

The driver of a Volkswagen van which ran into the back of well-lit tractor and trailer was taken to Timaru Hospital assessment after the crash at 6.50am on the Winchester-Geraldine Rd. The tractor driver was uninjured. The van was written off and the trailer was damaged.

A Fairlie man was nearly three times over the maximum legal breath alcohol level (400mcg) and was charged with EBA on Selwyn St at 2.35am. He blew 1160mcg.

A Timaru man, 19, was arrested on Evans St for carrying an offensive weapon during an argument at 2.40pm.

A Timaru man, 46, was charged with EBA, blowing 912mcg, and breaching bail.

An insurance brokers' large window on Sophia St was smashed overnight on Saturday.

A 57-year-old woman was arrested for trespass at an Usk St address on Friday at 9pm. She had been looking for alcohol and was charged with burglary and trespass.

The Timaru Herald