22 Aug 2018

Three teens arrested for assault of Greymouth man

12:22 pm on 22 August 2018

Three teenagers have been arrested following the assault of an elderly Greymouth man.

He was assaulted by the youths at his home last Sunday, police said.

The teenagers, aged 14, 15 and 16, have been charged with aggravated robbery.

Police said most of the stolen property has been recovered.

Two of the youths will appear in the Youth Court today, while the third appeared yesterday afternoon.