18 Nov 2009

Arrested for series of bank robberies

8:32 pm on 18 November 2009

The police in Hamilton have arrested a man for a series of robberies in Hamilton and Auckland in the past few weeks.

The 22-year-old was found hiding in a bedroom in the suburb of Dinsdale.

He's charged with the robbery of three banks in Hamilton and one in Auckland, plus the robbery of a shop in an amusement arcade in Hamilton.