Homicide investigation, Ashburton
"Homicide investigation, Ashburton"
Please attribute to
Detective Senior Sergeant Scott Anderson:
launched a homicide investigation following the death of a
23-year-old man in Ashburton overnight.
were called to an address in Netherby about 11.45pm, where
they located the man with critical injuries.
He died at
the scene a short time later.
The property has been
cordoned off and a scene examination is underway.
information will be released as it becomes
Anyone with information that may assist this
investigation is urged to contact Police on
Information can also be provided anonymously to
Crimestoppers on 0800 555
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