Victim's names released - Operation Urban
Victim's names released - Operation
Counties Manukau Police investigating the
deaths of two men at Ezy Cash Takanini can now release their
They were Paul Matthews, 47 years old and Paul
Fanning, 69 years old.
Please note there will be no
further media interviews today and no more information
relating to the victims will be released at this
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