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Woman Accused Of $450,000 Internet Banking Fraud

Woman Accused Of $450,000 Internet Banking Fraud

Wellington, Feb 6 NZPA - A Hamilton woman has appeared in court charged with internet banking fraud totalling more than $450,000.

Airiana Paul, 20-year-old labourer, entered no plea in Hamilton District Court this week to 11 charges of dishonestly obtaining a pecuniary advantage.

Mother Of Murder Accused Jailed For Comtempt Of Court

Wellington, Feb 6 NZPA - The mother of the man accused of murdering Hawke's Bay farmer Mark McCutcheon has been jailed for a week after barking like a dog and yelling abuse in the courtroom.

Businessman Accused Of Drugging, Raping Young Woman

Wellington, Feb 6 NZPA - A Bay of Plenty businessman has been accused of raping a woman after allegedly stupefying her with the party drug ketamine.

Security Guard Helped Protect Karen Aim's Killer

Security Guard Helped Protect Karen Aim's Killer

Wellington, Feb 6 NZPA - The security guard on duty at a Taupo college the night Karen Aim's beaten body was found was known to murderer Jahche Broughton and has been convicted of helping the teen cover up evidence of an earlier bashing.

Two In Court In Connection With Hawke's Bay Man's Killing

Two In Court In Connection With Hawke's Bay Man's Killing

Hastings, Feb 5 NZPA - A woman swearing abuse at the judge and police was removed struggling from the public gallery of Hastings District Court today after the appearance of a man charged with murdering Hawke's Bay farmer Mark McCutcheon.

New Born Named After Shot Courier Driver

Wellington, Feb 5 NZPA - Ivoni Fuimaono, the mother of Halatau Naitoko, the young courier driver fatally shot by police on an Auckland motorway, has given birth to a baby boy today.

Traffic Heavy On SH1 Leaving Auckland

Traffic Heavy On SH1 Leaving Auckland

The NZ Transport Agency reports that traffic is heavy on both the Northern and Southern Motorways going out of Auckland.

Home Detention For Young Bank Robber And Gambling Addict

Christchurch, Feb 5 NZPA - A bank robber escaped a jail sentence today after he said that a man had threatened to harm his family if he did not pay him $10,000.

Man To Appear In Court Charged With Murupara Teen's Murder

Wellington, Feb 5 NZPA - Police have charged a Kawerau man over the murder of 16-year-old Jordan Herewini.

Sentences In Nia Case Inadequate - Mayor

Sentences In Nia Case Inadequate - Mayor

Wellington, Feb 5 NZPA - The murder of Rotorua toddler Nia Glassie has left a stain on the town's reputation and the sentences for her killers are manifestly inadequate, Rotorua Mayor Kevin Winters says.