Queenstown court

Jail for arson

A Queenstown man who set fire to his former partner's home while she and her children were sleeping has been jailed for more than four years. Dillan Wilson (22), a blocklayer, was in a relationship with the woman for nearly...

Theft fuelled gambling habit

A Queenstown accountant yesterday admitted stealing up to $12,000 from the regional bowls association to fund his gambling habit. Eric Thomas Lee, 74, also forged a signature on a financial statement of Central Otago Bowls to cover his tracks. And he...