June 30, 2014: Police Notebook

00:32, Jun 30 2014

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

A Timaru man, 32, was charged with intentional damage and possession of cannabis after he smashed a window during a domestic dispute on McDonald St at 4.50pm.

A 17-year-old youth assaulted a female yesterday afternoon.

Slippery ice has been blamed for a vehicle coming off the Geraldine-Fairlie Highway at 8.10am.

A driver in Sophia St was stopped at 3.30am and found to have an excess breath alcohol level of more than 600mcg.

A 19-year-old was arrested for fighting in Stafford St at 1.45am.



An intoxicated middle-aged man was arrested at a Cain St address.

An elderly man was taken to Timaru Hospital for assessment after his vehicle struck a median barrier at 5pm. Alcohol was not suspected as a cause for the crash.

Police stopped a man in his 40s in the Ashbury area and he blew in excess of 800mcg EBA at 4pm.

Constable Sam Bellett would like to receive any information regarding tools taken from a building site on Queen St about midnight.

The Timaru Herald