Suspicious death of Whanganui woman
"Suspicious death of Whanganui woman"
investigating following the suspicious death of a Whanganui
The 30-year-old was taken to Whanganui Hospital on
the morning of 31 July with what appeared to be
She was flown to Wellington
Hospital in a critical condition.
The woman died in the
early hours of this morning, 3 August.
A post-mortem has
been completed and Whanganui CIB is working to understand
the circumstances leading up to her
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