Statement to be attributed to Detective Senior Sergeant Colin Baillie:
An investigation is underway following the death of a person in Redwood overnight.
The person was located in a caravan destroyed by fire early this morning.
Police were called to the Te Maru Place property in Redwood at about 12.40am.
The death is currently being treated as unexplained.
A scene guard has been in place overnight and Police and Fire and Emergency NZ investigators will be carrying out a scene examination this morning.
Issued by Police Media Centre