Arrest over rugby club burglary

Police arrested two men who allegedly broke in to the Dunedin Rugby Club and stole alcohol on Friday night.

The break-in was reported to police just after 9.30pm and the pair were caught in a vehicle near Oxford St about 10.10pm, Southern deployment co› ordinator Senior Sergeant Craig Brown, of Dunedin, said.

A 27-year-old man was charged with burglary, driving while disqualified and driving with excess breath-alcohol, and a 25-year-old man was charged with burglary, Snr Sgt Brown said.

They are due to appear in the Dunedin District Court on Friday.

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