Watergate, Camillagate, Corngate ... and now Gategate.
Police are investigating cases of gates being stolen from
Dunedin properties over the past few weeks.
Thieves appeared to be targeting farm gates and wrought iron
gates, Senior Sergeant Steve Aitken said.
In the latest incident, gates and posts were damaged at the
Ravensbourne Boating Club this week, following an attempt to
The stolen gates could be used in illegal activity such as
fencing a cannabis-growing operations, he said.
People were reminded to keep gates secure, and report
suspicious behaviour to police.