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Aggravated robbery in Kaitaia


Northland District Headquarters
88 Cameron Street, Whangarei
Tuesday October 13, 2015


Police are seeking witnesses to the aggravated robbery of dairy in Kaitaia on Sunday night.

About 7.30pm two boys, aged 12 and 15 years, entered the North Road Dairy and presented a firearm at the female shopkeeper before leaving with some items from the store.
A member of the public has witnessed the robbery and has assisted police in locating the offenders.

Both boys are facing a charge of aggravated robbery. The 12-year-old, who is also facing charges of assaulting and resisting police, will be appearing in the Kaitaia Youth Court on November 3 and the 15-year-old will be appearing in the same court on December 2.

The female shopkeeper was shaken, but unhurt and is receiving help from Victim Support.

Police are continuing their investigation into the aggravated robbery and would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information.
Anyone with information can call the Kaitaia CIB on 09 408 6500 or if they want to remain anonymous can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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