Glendene Reserve. Photo NZ Herald
A 20-year-old man has pleaded guilty to the kidnapping
and the indecent assault of a 6-year-old girl in West Auckland
on New Year's Day.
Name suppression was also lifted for Tim Horne, 20, when he
appeared in Waitakere District Court this morning, Newstalk
He pleaded guilty to both charges against him, admitting he
grabbed the 6-year-old girl after befriending her and two
other children at the entrance of Glendene Avenue Park.
She suffered scratches in the assault.
Horne ran off when the child's mother responded to her