Aggravated robbery at a Whangarei motel
88 Cameron Street,
Friday April 4,
Police are investigating the aggravated
robbery at a Whangärei motel early this morning.
2am two male offenders entered a unit at the Aotea Motel
where the duty manager and his partner were staying.
two men demanded cash and then assaulted the duty manager
before running off with some items from the motel
The 58-year-old victim was kicked and punched by the
offenders and was taken to Whangärei Hospital with moderate
injuries. His 61-year-old female partner was
Police are appealing for information from
anyone who saw any men acting suspiciously on Otaika Road
near the Otaika shops between 1.30am and 3am.
information can contact Detective Sergeant Shane Pilmer at
the Whangärei Police on 09 430 4500 or if they wish to
remain anonymous can contact the Crimestoppers organisation
on 0800 555
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