Taxi driver bashers sent to jail

Two teens who viciously bashed and robbed a taxi driver in Ohauiti Rd in January have been sent to prison.

Jared Dixon, 18, was sentenced to two years and nine months and Timote Manu, 19, was sentenced to three years. Manu's sentence includes charges for two unrelated burglaries.

Judge Robert Wolff sentenced the pair in Tauranga District Court this morning.

- Bay of Plenty Times

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