The 47-year-old man appeared in the Hutt Valley District Court on Saturday morning following the midnight melee, in which police responded to what they called reports of a ‘steamroller’ being used to damage vehicles that had congregated at an industrial site.
Someone online quipped that not all heroes wear capes.
Of course he will face legal sanction for what he did. But I suspect a few of the neighbours may chip in to help pay his costs.
By coincidence the following night the number of boy racers dropped from 90 to around 10.