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New Zealand

12 August 2008

New Zealand Press Association

Famous historic weaponry was among firearms stolen during shipment to a Christchurch gun dealer last month, the city's District Court was told today. Kieran Allan Griffin, 18, storeman, admitted theft by failing to account for the package in transit. He was told by Judge Graham Noble that the offending showed "predetermination and planning" and he suspected it was likely to have been going on for some time. The guns included a 9mm Luger model P08, an LMG 30.6 calibre... (

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