NZ@Noon: Couple burgled while lying-in

By -
Add a comment

A daring burglar tries to rob a home while the occupants a having a Sunday morning lie-in, and Te Ngae Rd residents come to terms with the loss of a local woman hit and killed by a bus. These are just two of the stories making headlines around the regions today.

A Hastings man was stabbed with a screwdriver and hit over the head with a table as he tried to chase an intruder out of his home during a Sunday morning lie-in.

Te Ngae Rd residents have spoken of hearing a bang before rushing outside and seeing the "horrific" aftermath of a woman being struck and killed by a bus on Saturday night.

More than 1000 people walked Whangarei's Hatea Loop last night in a show of solidarity for a young woman who was subject to a vicious sexual attack on Friday while on her morning jog.

A vehicle was used to smash into the front window of a Tauranga Kathmandu store in a daring overnight ram-raid.

The finer details of a revamped velodrome at Cooks Gardens are being nailed down after Barry Copeland from Copeland Associates Architects was in Whanganui last week to inspect the site.

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter


Have your say

1200 characters left

By and large our readers' comments are respectful and courteous. We're sure you'll fit in well.
View commenting guidelines.

© Copyright 2016, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production apcf05 at 23 Oct 2016 02:29:20 Processing Time: 743ms