Man arrested after telephone threat
Man arrested after telephone
Tuesday, 2 September 2014 -
Police have arrested a 38 year old man at
a Koromiko address in relation to a threatening telephone
call directed at Work and Income staff in Blenheim this
Armed Offenders Squad members surrounded the
Koromiko house and arrested the man shortly after 1pm.
Work and Income offices in Blenheim are no longer in lock
Detective Senior Sergeant Ciaran Sloan said WINZ
staff never faced any direct threat and the lock down was a
precautionary measure to ensure staff safety until an arrest
No charges have yet been
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