Photo after vacuum cleaner theft


A backpack vacuum cleaner worth $700 has allegedly been stolen from a cleaning van on Shotover Street. 

Police say it happened on August 17, a Saturday, and are appealing for any witnesses or anyone who might know something to come forward – including these two guys (pictured). 

‘Stealing’ from employer
A man, 23, was arrested for allegedly stealing $400 cash from his employer on three occasions. The man, nabbed on Monday morning, worked for a Queenstown retail shop.