Case 23: The Aramoana Massacre (PART III)

ARAMOANA, OTAGO. By 8pm on the 13th of November 1990, Police were informed that there was an active shooting situation in Aramoana. The first to respond to the calls was Sergeant Stewart Guthrie of the Port Chalmers Police Station, who was the only officer on duty that day. As Stewart sped out to Aramoana he came across another officer, he collected Constable Russell Anderson before continuing the journey out to Aramoana.

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Music sourced from:

Divider Line
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“Percussion Hits from Filtered Noise”,

Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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“Day of Chaos”, “Heartbreaking”, “Industrial Cinematic”, “Man Down”, “Spacial Harvest”, “Thunderbird”

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— END OF PART III (3/3)

SOURCES

Books
Bill O’Brien, Aramoana: Twenty-Two Hours of Terror, 1991

Audio
RNZ, Crimes NZ: The Aramoana Massacre, https://www.rnz.co.nz/national/programmes/afternoons/audio/2018762443/crimes-nz-the-aramoana-massacre

Films
Dir. Robert Sarkies, Out of the Blue, 2006

Video
Youtube, Aramoana Tragedy News Reports – 1990, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOfxZ14yQ8k&ab_channel=nh6central
TVNZ, Back in the Day: David Gray kills 13 people in Aramoana massacre, https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/back-in-the-day-david-gray-kills-13-people-aramoana-massacre

Articles
Wikipedia, Stewart Guthrie, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stewart_Guthrie
NZ History, David Gray kills 13 at Aramoana, https://nzhistory.govt.nz/david-gray-kills-13-aramoana
NZ Herald, NZ memories: Thirteen killed in Aramoana massacre, https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10831910
NZ Herald, Recreating the tragedy of Aramoana, https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10369077
Wikipedia, Aramoana, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aramoana
Wikipedia, Aramoana Massacre, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aramoana_massacre
Wikipedia, Port Chalmers, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Port_Chalmers
Otago Daily Times, Aramoana: pathway to the sea, https://www.odt.co.nz/lifestyle/travel/aramoana-pathway-sea
NZ Places, Aramoana, https://nzplaces.nz/place/aramoana
Aramoana Massacre, Aramoana Massacre,1990., https://aramoanmassacre.weebly.com/
Aramoana Massacre, Causes of the Aramoana Massacre,1990., https://aramoanmassacre.weebly.com/causes-of-the-aramoana-massacre.html
Murderpedia, David Malcolm GRAY, https://murderpedia.org/male.G/g/gray-david.htm
Stuff.co.nz, Flashback: The Aramoana massacre, https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/63230292/flashback-the-aramoana-massacre
Crime.co.nz, The Aramoana Massacre, http://www.crime.co.nz/c-files.aspx?ID=7
Otago Daily Times, 1990: Massacre leaves nation in shock, https://www.odt.co.nz/news/dunedin/1990-massacre-leaves-nation-shock
Stuff.co.nz, Aramoana massacre cop and young survivor wed – 27 years on, https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/106551953/aramoana-cop-and-survivor-wed
The Gazette: 17 February 1992, https://www.thegazette.co.uk/London/issue/52837/supplement/2783
PSYCOM, Paranoid Schizophrenia, https://www.psycom.net/paranoid-schizophrenia
Psychology Today, Schizotypal Personality Disorder, https://www.psychologytoday.com/nz/conditions/schizotypal-personality-disorder
NZ Herald, Return to Aramoana, https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/return-to-aramoana/Z453VN4PNOZ4PO3SRRDJ2DNDWI/
Library Of Congress, Firearms-Control Legislation and Policy: New Zealand, https://web.archive.org/web/20200220132918/https://www.loc.gov/law/help/firearms-control/newzealand.php
Wikipedia, Gun law in New Zealand, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gun_law_in_New_Zealand#Aramoana_and_the_1992_amendments_to_the_Act
NZ Herald, Guilt and loathing in a small town, https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/guilt-and-loathing-in-a-small-town/RSRHIIGXFIH73L4ACT2WZ2TGLI/
Roger (Jan) Meecham, The Aramoana massacre, https://janmeecham.wordpress.com/2018/06/01/the-aramoana-massacre/
Stuff.co.nz, The Resilience Project: Aramoana’s young survivor, Chiquita Holden, on her mission to build resilience in others,
https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/122071590/the-resilience-project-aramoanas-young-survivor-chiquita-holden-on-her-mission-to-build-resilience-in-others
Stuff.co.nz, ‘Haunted’ John Banks says semi-automatic weapons should have been banned in 1990, https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/christchurch-shooting/111644333/haunted-john-banks-says-semiautomatic-weapons-should-have-been-banned-in-1990

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