New Zealand: 3 local tourists arrested for robbing Korean tourist & harassing others

Posted on April 15, 2013 • Filed under: New Zealand, Tourist Arrested, Tourist Harassed, Tourist Robbed, Tourist Stories

As reported by, “Three Mataura men in Queenstown for a stag do on Saturday night were arrested after racially abusing Asian tourists and stealing a Korean woman’s purse. Senior constable Chris Blackford, of Queenstown, said a Korean woman, who was sitting on a lakefront bench in Queenstown Bay, was approached by a group of men at 8.28pm on Saturday. Members of the group started harassing the woman before one of the men took items including cash from the woman’s handbag, Mr Blackford said.” Read Article

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