April 27, 2012: Police Notebook

03:36, May 17 2012

Police were called to the Richard Pearse Tavern on Wednesday night as two men were allegedly fighting. They had left the scene by the time police arrived.

A 25-year-old Timaru man was charged with drink-driving (657mcg) on Grants Rd about 7.30pm on Wednesday. Police located the man following a call from the public relating to the man's driving.

An Abbott St resident has reported stones being thrown on the roof of his property over the last two nights.

An Ashburton woman located standing alongside State Highway 1 at Temuka was detained and taken to hospital for a mental health assessment.


The Timaru Herald