Arrest made in relation to Onerahi Post Shop robbery
Northland District Headquarters
88 Cameron Street. Whangärei
Tuesday September 17, 2013
Police have made another arrest in relation to an aggravated robbery in Northland.
A search warrant was carried out at a Whangärei address this morning and a 25-year-old man was arrested and charged in relation to the aggravated robbery of the Onerahi Post Shop on Tuesday September 9.
Following the arrest police continued their search of the address for any items that may have been connected to the robbery.
The man will be appearing in the Whangärei District Court tomorrow.
Northland District Criminal Investigations Manager Inspector Kevin Burke says the arrest is another example that Police take these crimes seriously.
"Public safety is paramount and we will be ensuring that offenders for these crimes will be caught."