Suspicious Death: Whananaki North Road
Whananaki North Road
Fri, 11/10/2013 - 4:31pm
Called to a serious
incident around 10am this morning.
road. 30 mins north of Whangarei.
Information on what
occurred at the address was vague and police cordoned off
the area. Police are speaking to one male from the address.
A 36 year old man was confirmed dead at the scene.
this stage police are treating the scene as a potential
Police are at the address and expect to
hold the address overnight while we complete our enquiries
to establish cause of death.
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