Waharoa slammed with pink graffiti
After a spate of tagging, Mata- mata police have identified one of the young people responsible for a particular tag.
Police also spoke to another group responsible for another tag and ascertained that it is definitely tit tat between the groups and their tagging.
A car in the RSA car park was damaged.
June 30 and July 1
Waharoa was ‘‘ absolutely hammered’’ with pink graffiti after two boxes of professional grade fluorescent marking paint was accidently left behind by a rail line maintenance crew. Subsequently roads, pathways and buildings were tagged. Matamata police were disappointed in the carelessness of the rail line crew to leave cans behind. Police have been given the name of the offender and are following lines of enquiry.
Matamata police attended a crash on State Highway 29 near Karapiro. They say it was lucky it was not a fatal. A man driving himself and his family to Rotorua turned onto State Highway 29 and then realised he had turned too
Fire June 22