Sleepwalking boy returned home by police

A 10-year-old boy who sleepwalked nearly half a kilometre had to be taken home to his parents by Dunedin police.

Senior Sergeant Craig Dinnissen said police were called to a Cranston St, Anderson’s Bay property on Sunday night after the residents found the boy.

He had sleepwalked about 400m, he said.

 

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