Charges of theft by a person in a special relationship filed against Robert Ian South. Charges of obtaining by deception filed against Murray Byron Provan.
Robert Ian South and Murray Byron Provan have both been sentenced to four years and six months in prison at Tauranga District Court. See media release.
Robert Ian South was found guilty of two counts of theft by a person in a special relationship, under Section 220 of the Crimes Act 1961. Murray Byron Provan was found guilty of two counts of obtaining by deception under Section 240 of the Crimes Act 1961. Both men were remanded in custody ahead of sentencing on 22nd February 2019. See media release.
FMA files charges under Crimes Act. See media release.