Hastings Police Launch Homicide Investigation
Hastings Police have commenced a homicide investigation
following the death
of a man critically injured in the early hours of 20 December.
The 24-year-old man had
suffered a serious head injury in an alleged
which occurred in the vicinity of Jellicoe Street and Hood Street at around
He was flown
to Wellington Hospital where he underwent surgery
Tragically, he has now passed away.
Police want to hear from anyone who witnessed
the alleged assault, or anyone
who was in the Jellicoe Street/Hood Street area at the time and may have
information which could assist our enquiries.
We would also like to hear from any
Jellicoe Street residents who may have
relevant CCTV footage.
If you can help, please get in touch either
by calling 105 or going online to
https://www.police.govt.nz/use-105 ‘Update Report’.
Information can also be provided
anonymously via Crime Stoppers on 0800
Please reference file number