February 25, 2013: Police Notebook
A Timaru man, 22, reported being head-butted in Sophia St about 4am on Sunday. Police are working to locate the offender.
A Timaru woman, 44, was arrested for an assault on a 40-year-old Timaru woman in a domestic dispute about 11am on Sunday.
An offal container fell off a MacKenzie Supply Services truck, spilling a large amount of the material on Theodosia St about 8pm on Friday.
Police said the spill was likely caused when a strop failed. The container also caused some damage to the road surface.
A Timaru man, 48, was apprehended for drink driving (461 mcg) after being stopped in Selwyn St.
A Flemington St resident reported someone trying to enter their home through a sliding door on Saturday.
The Timaru Herald