Whanganui homicide investigation continues
Police conducting the homicide investigation into the
death of 30-year-old Jasmine Wilson have arrested a man
today for perverting the course of justice.
48-year-old man is due to appear in Whanganui District Court
Police continue to appeal for anyone with
information about Jasmine’s death to come forward.
if you think the information you have isn’t significant,
we still want to hear from you.
Anyone who can help is
urged to call Police on 105, or give information anonymously
by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555
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