Multiple charges for Queenstown man

A 31-year-old Queenstown man was arrested and charged with disorderly behaviour, resisting arrest and assault of a police officer early on Monday morning. The man had been asked to leave a bar on Steamer Wharf at 2.05am when "things turned nasty", Senior Constable Chris Blackford said. He was due to appear in the Queenstown District Court yesterday.

• Two men were arrested and given pre-charge warnings on Monday morning after they allegedly began a fight outside Fergburger at 4.05am. One of the men took exception when the other male started talking to the female he was with, Snr Const Blackford said.

• A Lake Hayes Estate couple reported to police their home had been covered by graffiti while they were away during Labour Weekend. When they returned from their holiday, they found obscenities written on their house. Police are investigating the incident.

• A man and a woman from Cromwell were pulled over in Frankton Rd on Monday for an alleged traffic offence and it was discovered there were warrants out for their arrest for outstanding fines. They were due to appear in the Queenstown District Court yesterday.

• A 43-year-old Christchurch woman was arrested and charged with disorderly behaviour after she allegedly refused to leave the World Bar on Wednesday morning. Police were called and the woman had to be physically moved, Snr Const Blackford said.