Lock up and beat the burglars
Matamata Police are warning people to be vigilant when securing their houses after a number of burglaries last week. A lot of the burglaries were carried out on insecure houses after some doors were left unlocked and windows open.
A Matamata house was burgled and a laptop stolen.
A house was entered and cameras, a laptop, a Playstation portable and games were taken.
A 36-year-old Waharoa man was arrested and dealt with for driving while forbidden.
Overnight a house was burgled. Two laptops, a cell phone and a digital camera was stolen.
A 22-year-old female was arrested after failing to appear in court.
Police attended a two-car accident on State Highway 24 where no injuries were sustained.
A rural house was burgled and a television and Playstation 3 were stolen.
Police investigated a minor assault near McDonald’s.
A house was entered overnight and a television, cameras and cash were taken from the property.
Police attended an accident on the Kaimai Ranges after a sole person on a motorcycle lost control. Minor injuries were sustained and the driver was treated at Tauranga Hospital.
Police are investigating wilful damage to a vehicle which was parked in a street at a residential address.
A 27-year-old man was arrested for assaulting a female.