Stolen vehicle recovered in Tuakau

At approximately 8:50 am today 31 August 2017, a police officer recognised a stolen vehicle on Gibson Road, Tuakau.

Police staff attended and cordoned the area where they located the abandoned stolen car. The car had been stolen on Tuesday night, 29 August 2017.

The associates were observed leaving a nearby house while the cordon was up and the driver of the stolen vehicle was located at the house.

The driver will be appearing in the Youth Court on Friday 01 September 2017 and two others have been referred to youth aid.

This incident is unrelated to the Caltex Bombay robbery.

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