Police have launched a homicide investigation following the death of a woman in Kawerau.
Emergency services were called to an address on Hall Street, Kawerau around 12:41pm where a woman was located with critical injuries and sadly died a short time later.
One person is assisting Police with our enquiries, we are not looking for anyone else in relation to this death.
A scene guard is in place at the property while Police investigate.
Issued by the Police Media Centre