UPDATE: Homicide Investigation, Ōtorohanga
Police can now release the name of the man who died
following an altercation
in Ōtorohanga on Saturday night.
He was 34-year-old Anthony Takrouna Bell of Te Kuiti.
Investigators continue to make enquiries into
Mr Bell's death and are
appealing to the public for information about the movement of two vehicles.
want to hear from anyone who saw a white Mazda Bounty ute
trail bike, and a black Volkswagen Amarok ute travelling from Te Awamutu to
Ōtorohanga between 5pm and 6.20pm on Saturday night," says Detective
Inspector Graham Pitkethley.
"We would also like to thank all of the
people who have already come forward
with information which is proving extremely helpful as we build a picture of
examination on Maniapoto Street has finished however
Ōtorohanga community will continue to notice an increased Police presence in
Anyone who can assist with information is asked
to call 105 and quote file
Information can also be provided
anonymously via Crime Stoppers on 0800