Update on Greymouth shooting – man arrested
"Update on Greymouth shooting – man arrested"
attribute to Inspector Mel Aitken, Area Commander West
As announced at a media conference this afternoon,
Police have arrested a man following the fatal shooting of a
woman in Greymouth on Sunday.
Police are no longer seeking
anyone else in relation to the shooting.
A 45-year-old man
was arrested without incident just before 3pm today on Old
Christchurch Rd, north of Hokitika.
A vehicle that was
being sought in relation to the shooting was located and is
now being examined.
Police are still seeking a
People living near the scene of the shooting on
Marsden Rd should expect to continue to see the presence of
investigators over the next seven days.
West Coast Police
are grateful to the public for helping us with our
With the assistance of the public and the
commitment of our staff, Police were able to make an arrest
within 24 hours of this
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