Homicide investigation launched, Christchurch

Homicide investigation launched, Christchurch

Canterbury

Attribute to Detective Inspector Corrie Parnell

Christchurch Police have launched a homicide investigation overnight after a man was admitted to Christchurch Hospital at around 11:00pm having suffered life threatening injuries. 

The identity of the man has yet to be confirmed and an investigation is underway to establish the circumstances surrounding his death. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Christchurch Police on (03) 363 7400 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

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Issued by the Police Media Centre