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    firearms stolen - Rolleston

    Hi Jonathan,

    "Police appeal for witnesses to burglary in Rolleston"

    Canterbury Police received a report of a burglary at a rented residential property in Rolleston at around 12.30pm this afternoon (27 March 2015).

    The firearm safe was broken into and a number of firearms are understood to be missing. There are no reports of ammunition or any other items being taken during the burglary.

    Canterbury Metro Commander, Superintendent Lane Todd, says We would like to reassure the public that this incident is being treated seriously and encourage anyone who has any information relating to this or notices any suspicious behaviour to contact Police.

    Neighbours report seeing two unknown men loading items into the boot of a red/burgundy car, possibly a 2-door Mazda Eunos, outside the property between 11-12 noon.

    One man is described as Caucasian, 180cm tall with short mousey brown/blonde hair wearing a grey hoodie. The other man is described as in his mid 20s, 180cm tall with short dark brown hair and wearing a black hoodie. It is unclear which of the two men drove the car, but witness report that the driver had distinctive tattoos on his neck and arms.

    Canterbury Police investigations are continuing.

    Canterbury Police are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident, recognises the description of the two men or the red/burgundy car or has any information that could be of use to the investigation.

    Information can be provided by calling Rolleston Police Station on 03 347 9248.

    Information can also be provided anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

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    F*ckers!

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    I hope they get them.

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    Shitheads. Hope they don't look down the hole to see how big it is

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    Agreed, complete shitheads. And the missing firearms to keep an eye out for are . . . ?

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    They didn't steal ammunition. Were the bolts stored with the firearms?

    Reads as the offenders knew what they were looking for.

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    You are assuming they are bolt actions.
    "Hunting and fishing" fucking over licenced firearms owners since ages ago.

 

 

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