What else is there to talk about in this God-awful land?
Posted by te2ataria on September 27, 2016
Sent by a reader in NZ’s Murder Capital [aka, “Auckland”]
Killed, shot, stabbed, murdered, robbed, raped…
Family ask for privacy following fatal shooting
The family of Leslie Putt, who was fatally shot in Manurewa have asked for privacy at this time.
Fatal crash at Ngakuru, south of Rotorua
A motorcyclist was killed near the intersection of Rehi Road and Whirinaki Valley Road, Ngakuru, south of Rotorua. The fatal crash occurred between a car and a motorcycle at 5:15pm this evening, police said.
Hutt Valley Police report two serious assaults overnight
Police say they are “investigating” two [unrelated] serious assaults which occurred overnight.
“In the first incident, a 42-year-old man was stabbed at an address on Oxford Terrace, Avalon, at around 7.30pm. The victim has been admitted to Wellington Hospital with a number of stab wounds. He is in a serious, but stable, condition.”
“In the second incident, a 36-year-old man was seriously assaulted at an address on Delaney Drive, Stokes Valley. He has been admitted to Wellington Hospital with serious head injuries and remains in a serious condition.” http://www.police.govt.nz/news/release/hutt-valley-police-investigate-two-serious-assaults-overnight
Missing man’s body found
A body found in a bush south-east of Kaitaia on Thursday has been confirmed as that of 48-year-old Waipapakauri man Kimble Moore, who was reported missing on March 18.
Scott Truger, father of young crash victim Konrad Truger, was also killed in a car crash
Police named Scott Robert Truger, 43, as the man who was killed when the car he was driving collided with a truck on State Highway 1, north of Waikanae, on Friday. Truger’s son Konrad, who was born in a car then also killed in a crash, aged just four in January 2008.