Waihi Beach homicide update 7
Title: Op Brad; Waihi Beach homicide update 7
January 2013 21.23hrs
Operation Brad; Waihi Beach
homicide release 7
Waikato Police investigating the
murder of Queensland man, Murray WILKINSON, will hold a
press conference in relation to new developments at the
Waihi Volunteer Fire Brigade's station on Kenny St, Waihi at
7.30am on Wednesday 09 January.
Media intending to attend
should confirm via email with the Waikato Police
Communications Manager, Andrew McAlley.
Volunteer Fire Brigade's station on Kenny St is located a
short distance east of the town's Police station.
media, due to operational requirements, commentary prior to
the media conference is not possible.
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