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Aggravated robbery at local dairy

By Lynn Douglas | May 27, 2018

According to a Police spokesperson, at approximately 6:50pm last night, Saturday 26 May 2018, Police responded to an aggravated robbery at a dairy on Paerata Road, Pukekohe. A man entered the dairy armed with a firearm, threatened the shop attendant, took cash and ran from the scene. The shop attendant was uninjured but shaken, they are being supported. Police have […]

Police respond to assualt in Pukekohe

By Lynn Douglas | May 27, 2018

According to a Police spokesperson, at approximately 11:10am yesterday, Saturday 26 May 2018, Police responded to an assault on West Street, Pukekohe. A shop owner was taking a photo of people who were acting suspiciously outside his store. As he did so, one of the group approached him and punched him in the face, causing bruising. Police responded and located the […]

Suspicious fire in Pukekohe

By Lynn Douglas | May 27, 2018

At approximately 2:05am on Sunday 27 May 2018, Police received a report that two skip rubbish bins pushed against the Supercheap Auto building on Massey Avenue in Pukekohe were on fire. Police carried out a scene examination this morning. The fire is being treated as suspicious and Police are making enquiries. If you have any information you can contact local […]

Fatal crash in Karaka

By Lynn Douglas | May 27, 2018

Emergency services attended a fatal crash in Karaka on Friday 25 May 2018. Police were called to the two-car crash on Karaka Road around 6:15pm. The crash occurred near Whangapouri and Blackbridge Roads. One person has died however there is no information available on other injuries at this stage. Diversions were put in place and motorists were asked to avoid the […]

New kits for Pukekohe juniors

By Lynn Douglas | May 22, 2018

The children at Pukekohe Junior Rugby Club will look the part this season with new playing kits. They were able to purchase them with the help of funding support from the Grassroots Trust. Founded in 1953, Pukekohe Junior Boy’s Rugby Football Club was set up to promote and foster the game of rugby football. The club has experienced a large […]