Replica samurai swords taken, cows go walkabout on highway
POLICE September 10
Late in the afternoon Matamata police attended an assault. The 13- year- old offender was referred to youth aid for the noninjury incident. At 4am Matamata police had to usher 50 cows off State Highway 29 near Te Poi and back into a paddock. In the burglary of a Te Poi property, replica samurai swords were taken. A white station wagon was seen nearby. A trailer was taken from a Walton property. A Peria Rd property was burgled. Meat, alcohol and custom-made game rods were taken. A white station wagon was again seen. Police attended a Tawari St.
in A drunk driver was processed in Matamata and will appear in Morrinsville District Court.
A boat and a trailer were taken from a Smith St address. Two men were warned for orderly behaviour.
dis- Two men were charged with assault and will appear in the Morrinsville District Court.
A vehicle was stopped and the driver had their licence suspended for three months for excessive demerit points. Police were called to The Warehouse because someone was shoplifting. The offender was referred to youth aid.