NZ Police: Operation Bastille update
Operation Bastille update
8 August 2014
The man killed in Papatoetoe yesterday evening was 35
year old Davender Singh
Mr Singh’s body is undergoing a post mortem examination today.
were unable to interview Mr Singh’s partner last night due
distressed state she was in but hope to be able to speak to her today at
length about what occurred.
on what she was able to tell Police last night, Police are
third person in relation to Mr Singh's death. Other than the fact his
person is a male Police have no other description available.
Due to the nature of Mr
Singh's injuries, Police believe that this male
have had blood on his clothing. We are appealing to the public for
•Any person that
arrived home last night and aroused suspicion by
clothing or putting clothing in the rubbish
•Any person that arrived home last night and had signs of blood on their
person or clothing
•Any bloodstained clothing located discarded
•Any sharp objects located discarded
A team of twenty Detectives are
working on the case and the immediate
priorities today will be to complete a thorough search of the scene and
Police are also interested in hearing
form any businesses that have CCTV
footage available of Norman Spencer Drive, Papatoetoe.
Anyone with information
can anonymously contact the organisation
Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
To be attributed to Detective Inspector Dave Lynch, Counties Manukau CIB