American beggars in Christchurch told to move by police
Posted by te2ataria on January 20, 2016
More tourists are robbed, mugged, raped, killed in New Zealand than in all other OECD countries combined
American tourists who say everything was stolen from their camper van have taken to begging on the streets of Christchurch.
Since December, a man and woman who say they are American tourists, have been begging on Colombo St in Christchurch armed with “a piece of cardboard sign held down by two water bottles.” The sign reads: “American tourists everything stolen from campervan”.
American tourists who claim everything was stolen from their camper van have taken to begging on the street. Photo credit: JOSEPH JOHNSON/FAIRFAX NZ. Image may be subject to copyright. http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/76024009/Tourist-beggars-in-Christchurch-asked-to-move-by-police
Other tourists robbed
- German tourists robbed during their trip of a lifetime to New Zealand
- Tourists robbed in Westpac Stadium car park
(see also the blog content for a comprehensive list of crimes committed against the tourists in our sad country!)