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Road Rage Assault Accused To Stay In Custody

Road Rage Assault Accused To Stay In Custody

Auckland, April 9 NZPA - The Auckland man alleged to have committed a road rage assault on a grandfather who later died will stay behind bars for at least another two weeks.

Youth Faces Court Over Street Attack

Wellington, April 9 NZPA - A youth has appeared in court over a Napier street attack which left a man with serious head injuries.

The 15-year-old appeared in Napier Youth Court on a charge of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

Home Detention For Final Car-Napper

Christchurch, April 9 NZPA - Shaun Thomas Guest has been given a chance to turn his life around after being in the grip of a P addiction that got him involved in a "car-napping for ransom" scheme.

Italian Sailors Rescued

Two Italian sailors stranded on their yacht midway between New Zealand and Chile were rescued by oil tanker Hellespont Trooper at 8.30 this morning. Father and son Pietro Fresi, 64 and Vittorio Fresi, 34, have been awaiting rescue since their mayday call in the early hours of Monday morning.

Lumino The Dentists Announces Two Appointments To Clinical Advisory Board

LUMINO THE DENTISTS ANNOUNCES TWO APPOINTMENTS TO CLINICAL ADVISORY BOARD Lumino The Dentists has appointed Dr. Rob Shearman (BDS) and Dr. Andrea Shepperson (BDS) to its Clinical Advisory Board. The Clinical Advisory Board is led by senior clinicians from the Lumino The Dentists group.

Man Who Brandished Samurai Sword Jailed

Wellington, April 9 NZPA - A man who brandished a samurai sword during a series of Boxing Day assaults in Feilding has been jailed.

Robbery To Pay Off Mongrel Mob - Timaru Teen

Wellington, April 9 NZPA - A Timaru teenager has escaped a jail sentence for assault and aggravated robbery after telling the court he was trying to go straight.

Rhys Nasologa Senelale, 17, wore a disguise and carried a large knife as he robbed a dairy of $300 last July.

Marlborough Burglar Brothers Jailed

Wellington, April 9 NZPA - Two brothers have been jailed after committing burglaries in Kaikoura, Picton and Blenheim.

Headley Pleads For Legal Aid For Appeal

Wellington, April 9 NZPA - A man convicted for his part in the abduction of his grandson wants legal aid to fund an appeal, despite having $1 million in assets held in a family trust.

Jordan Described As `Swindler Of Innocence'

Wellington, April 9 NZPA - A sexual predator who was yesterday jailed indefinitely was described today as "a confidence trickster".