Wednesday May 16
A group of juveniles were given a police warning for throwing rocks at cars from a bridge at SH2 Karangahake. A vehicle sustained minor damaged. Parents were spoken to.
A 43-year-old Waihi man was arrested for a serious assault against a woman in relation to a family harm incident at Waitete Road, Waihi. He was held in custody and transported to Hamilton for court the following morning.
Police and fire service attended a call out to a motor vehicle that was on fire outside a residential property at Mataura Road, Waihi. Arson was suspected however fire investigators have advised that the fire was likely caused by an electrical fault.