Why a GP threw a brick through a stranger's car window

Former New Zealander of the Year Dr Lance O'Sullivan, whose son uses a wheelchair, says he regrets damaging the car which was parked in a disabled spot

As the father of a wheelchair-using son, GP Dr Lance O’Sullivan is constantly frustrated by able-bodied people who snaffle disabled parking spots.

GP takes revenge on driver who stole disabled parking spot
Dr Lance O'Sullivan.

But the respected New Zealand health advocate is now the one apologising, after he snapped and put a brick through the window of a car parked in a disabled spot outside a cinema in March.