A 16-year-old Arrowtown boy was referred to Youth Aid after
police caught him driving while disqualified at 6.20pm on
• At 12.10am on Saturday, a 30-year-old Scottish man was
arrested and charged with disorderly behaviour after
allegedly pushing a man over after being refused entry to a
local bar. Sergeant Mark Gill said the man would likely
appear in Queenstown District Court on October 23.
• At 1.30am on Saturday, a New Zealand man was detained for
detoxification after he was found by police covered in vomit
and unable to stand outside a bar on Steamer Wharf. He was
released without charge after six hours.
• At 2.20am on Saturday in Arrowtown a Wakatipu driver
stopped by police on Cardigan St and allegedly produced a
breath-alcohol reading of 834mcg. Police were awaiting the
results of a blood test.
• At 2.58am on Saturday, an Australian man was arrested after
he allegedly assaulted his female partner and another man.
The man has been charged with male assaults female and common
assault and will appear in the Queenstown District Court on