Cricket Bat Used In Motel Rampage

Furniture was damaged..

29 March 2018

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A man's had to be tasered after allegedly going on a rampage inside a Hamilton motel room.

The 47 year old's accused of using a cricket bat to damage furniture and smash a window at the Tudor Inn Motel at around 4am Friday morning.

Police say he barricaded himself inside the room for nearly two hours after becoming violent and erratic.

Officers were forced to deploy a taser to arrest him just before 6am.

He's expected to face Belmont Local Court tomorrow on several charges.

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