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Recent arrivals to New Zealand will receive a text message from Police to check they are complying will all self-isolation requirements.

Police is assisting the Medical Officer of Health to ensure all those who have arrived since 1am on Monday 16 March are self-isolating as instructed.

The text message will come from 4511.

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Thursday, 15 April 2010 - 4:01pm |

Man arrested for bank robbery

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Police investigating the robbery of Kiwi Bank in Terrace End, Palmerston North yesterday afternoon (14 April) have arrested a 30-year-old man at a house in Feilding.

The arrest was made around 3.30pm and the man now faces charges of aggravated robbery. Charges for driving offences are also likely, following a pursuit yesterday evening in Feilding.

An appearance tomorrow at Palmerston North District Court is expected.

Media enquiries should be referred to Communications Manager Kim Perks on 06 351 2546 or 027 234 8256.