Sunday, 25 May 2014 -
Firearms charges are being considered against a
man who was arrested by Porirua Police on Saturday
Police were called to the Pauatahanui Inlet after
shots were heard.
A man was found duck shooting in a
wildlife reserve, near a residential area.
reminded to hunt only in areas where hunting is permitted,
abide by the conditions of their firearms licences and make
safety their first priority.
"It is crucial that hunters
follow the law and safety rules" says Senior Sergeant Simon
King of the Wellington Police. "Police will treat any
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Greens: Russel Norman To Stand Down As Co-Leader
Green Party Co-leader Dr Russel Norman has announced today that he will stand down as leader at the party’s Annual General Meeting in May. Dr Norman will remain as Co-leader and retain his finance and climate change portfolios until the AGM.
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