Bay of Plenty - Suspected fraudster arrested
Friday, 14 March 2014 -
Bay of Plenty
A man suspected of committing
offences against tourist accommodation providers in the
Taupo area has been arrested.
As a result of publicity, a
member of the public spotted someone fitting the description
of 44-year-old Tony Ashley Gorrie in Taupo last night.
was quickly arrested and will appear in court today facing a
number of burglary and fraud charges.
Police would like to
thank the media and the social media community for their
assistance in circulating this
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