Matthew Solomon Thompson
NZ Herald story here
Wanganui Police Senior Sergeant Mike Keaney described as "a professional criminal at a very young age.. he was totally obsessed with doing wrong".
From a 1998 Dominion news story
Matthew Soloman Thompson, 21, was sentenced in 1995 to 11 years for a string of armed robberies and for pointing a rifle at a policeman.
Date of Birth
Armed robberies of three banks in 1995.
Also pointed a loaded rifle at a policeman, and at a pregnant woman during a bank raid in Wanganui.
Involved in a prison escape in 1998.
Numerous other convictions
Three Strikes Status
Darren Crowley during the prison escape in 1998
Sentenced to 11 years in 1995, additional three year sentence in 1998.
Released June 2005
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