Michael Massie, 20, has been sentenced at Christchurch District Court for taking police on a 700km chase across the South Island.

Police still hunting for local woman


Police are still looking for Phoebe O’Donoghue, who has a warrant to be recalled to prison.

Phoebe O’Donoghue

It is believed the 35-year-old may be in the South Island, she was previously residing in Motueka but has links to the wider Nelson area.

However, she also has connections throughout the North Island, including Manawatu.

Police put out a public advisory in late July but have yet to locate her.

O’Donoghue is 171cm tall. She is not considered dangerous to approach but members of the public are advised to treat her with caution.

Anyone with information regarding O’Donoghue’s current whereabouts should contact their local police station as soon as possible.

Alternatively, information can also be provided anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.