Please attribute to Detective Inspector Gary Lendrum, Counties Manukau CIB
At around 1am on Sunday the 12th of November 2017 Police were called to an address in Maich Road, Manurewa.
Upon arrival they located a deceased woman in her 20s inside the address.
As a result of our initial assessment of the scene a homicide inquiry has commenced.
We are currently working through what has happened and have begun a scene examination with staff from ESR.
The deceased will be removed from the address shortly and will undergo a post mortem later to determine the cause of her death.
Police would like to hear from any members of the community that may have been in the Maich Road area of Manurewa last night.
Any witnesses should contact the Counties Manukau Police on (09) 261 1321 or phone Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Issued by Police Media Centre