Man Charged after Bledisloe Street arson

The Bledisloe St, Levin house was arson. Levin man charged

Police have now laid charges following last week’s incident in Bledisloe Street, Levin.

Manawatū Area Commander Inspector Sarah Stewart says “a 62-year-old Levin man has been charged with threatens to kill, causing harm by posting digital communication, arson, and possession of an offensive weapon.” 

Commander Insp Stewart says the man has been released from hospital and is remanded in custody, scheduled to reappear in Levin District Court on 31 August.

She says a number of investigations relating to the incident last week remain ongoing at present and as the matter is before the Court, Police cannot comment further at this time.