Motueka - Assault on Police

Thursday 26 April 2012, 9:04AM
By New Zealand Police


At about 5.40pm on Tuesday 24th of August 2012 Police went to an address in Bennett Street, Motueka in relation to a breach of electronic bail.

At this time Police have spoken to an 18 year old male at the address and when he has been arrested he has assaulted the Police Officers present. As a result he was arrested a short time later and will appear in the Nelson District Court on Wednesday 25th April 2012 on the following charges; - Resisting Police - Escapes Custody - Assault Police with a Weapon (x4) - Possession of Offensive Weapon (knife)

Bail will be opposed and a remand without plea will be sought by Police.