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Man charged with assaulting taxi driver on Christmas Eve

News from NZ Police
A 26-year-old man has been arrested and charged with assaulting a Lower Hutt taxi driver on Christmas Eve.

Following enquiries by a team of investigators in Lower Hutt, the man was arrested yesterday and charged with two counts of assault and one of wilful damage.

He is due to appear in Lower Hutt District Court on Thursday.

As the matter is now before the courts we are not in a position to comment further.