November 19, 2012: Police Notebook

03:17, Nov 21 2012

Police said a Timaru man, 47, who fell out of a 4-metre-high window at a North St property had been drinking prior to the incident. He was found unconscious at the scene about 2.30pm on Sunday.

Two vehicles collided head-on at Opihi River Bridge near Temuka at 9.15pm on Sunday, but no injuries were reported. Police said the crash occurred when a German tourist turned left from Arowhenua Rd into the wrong lane of State Highway 1.

A Timaru man, 47, was summonsed for cultivating four cannabis plants at a residence.

A Temuka man, 20, was served with a police safety order.

A Timaru man, 20, had his license suspended for excess demerit points after he was stopped for speeding in Timaru.

A Pleasant Point youth, 18, was apprehended for drink driving (625 mcg) shortly before 2am on Sunday.


The Timaru Herald