Police cordon on Guys Rd, Christchurch

Police cordon on Guys Rd, Christchurch

Canterbury

Please attribute to Superintendent Lane Todd:

Police were called to Guys Road in Yaldhurst about 7am today following a report from a highly-distressed man in a vehicle.

Police attempted to negotiate with the man for over an hour, however, they later located him deceased in the vehicle.

Police are not looking for anyone else and the case will be referred to the coroner.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre