Man who skipped court could be armed

Teina Williams failed to appear in Rotorua District Court yesterday. Photo / iStock
Teina Williams failed to appear in Rotorua District Court yesterday. Photo / iStock

A man facing robbery charges who failed to appear in court is thought to be armed and should not be approached, police say.

Teina Williams, 25, was due to appear in Rotorua District Court yesterday on charges of aggravated robbery.

Police today said he was believed to be armed and should not be approached.

Anyone who sees Williams or knows his whereabouts was asked to call police immediately on 111.

- NZ Herald

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