Real estate agent fined for threatening calls

A Wanganui real estate agent has been convicted of making a threatening phone call to previous employers, in which he said he was coming to get them, and would kill them both.

William Charles Hume, 53, appeared today for sentencing in the Wanganui District Court and was fined $750.

He was found guilty after a one-day defended hearing last month.

The identity of the complainants in the matter and the company in question have been suppressed by Judge Dugald Matheson.


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