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Christchurch man charged with murder

Christchurch man charged with murder

Christchurch, 4 November 2013 - Christchurch Police have launched a homicide enquiry after a male was fatally wounded overnight.

Police were called to a Redwood address shortly after 2am this morning following an assault.

A 24 year old male appeared in the Christchurch District Court this morning charged with murder.

Police are still conducting a scene examination and are speaking to family and friends of the victim.

The family have asked that their privacy be respecting during this traumatic time.

ENDS

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