30 Aug 2013

Arrest made over red zone arson, burglaries

10:14 am on 30 August 2013

A man has been charged with 11 burglaries and an arson in the residential red zone in Christchurch.

He was arrested late on Wednesday and will appear in Christchurch District Court on Friday.

The arson relates to an incident in Azure Place, Burwood, on 3 August. All the burglaries occurred in the eastern suburbs.