16 Aug 2019

Gore gun thief arrested, one police pistol still missing

From Checkpoint, 5:28 pm on 16 August 2019

The police have arrested the man wanted in relation to the theft of two police-issue Glocks from a patrol car in Gore.

Hori Gemmell was arrested late this afternoon and is in custody in Gore.

Superintendent Paul Basham addressed media outside the Gore police station a short time ago.

RNZ Otago-Southland reporter Timothy Brown is in Gore and joins Lisa Owen with the details.