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New Zealand

26 January 2010

New Zealand Press Association

A Whangarei firearms incident has prompted a warning from police that people should not take the law into their own hands. A 60-year-old Whangarei man has been charged over allegedly pointing a firearm at a group of youths littering his lawn. Sergeant Graeme Povey told the Northern Advocate five youths were walking along Riverside Drive last week when one of them threw a drink can on to the lawn of a house. The man confronted the group and some responded by throwing... (

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