6 Apr 2015

Man in custody after dairy incident

4:14 pm on 6 April 2015

The police in Christchurch have a man in custody after a second incident at a dairy in the New Brighton area this morning.

The police said just before 10am this morning, there was a theft from a dairy in Bowhill Road in New Brighton.

There are no reports of a weapon being used.

The police said a man was now in custody and was helping with their inquiries into the incident.

On Saturday, a dairy in Union Street in New Brighton was robbed by a man wearing a large cartoon mask.