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Anti royalist arrested in Auckland

Anti royalist arrested in Auckland


Police arrested a 74 year-old Mangere man near Britomart at 12.40 today. He will appear in the Auckland District Court tomorrow charged with preparing to commit a crime, namely assault.

Arresting officers had identified the man as a known anti-royalist who was, when arrested, at a Royal itinerary venue although neither of the Royal visitors was in the vicinity at the time.

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