Attribute to Detective Sergeant John Gleeson
The man who was found with unexplained injuries on Tinirau Street in Whanganui on April 20 has died.
The 56-year-old man died in Taranaki Hospital last night.
Whanganui Police have now launched a homicide investigation.
Police would like to hear from anyone who saw or heard anything out of the ordinary in the Tinirau Street area in the early hours of the morning on April 20.
Anyone with information is being urged to contact Whanganui Police on (06) 349 0600 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Issued by the Police Media Centre