Palmerston North homicide victim named

Palmerston North homicide victim named

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Manawatu Police can now release the name of the woman who died at an address in a private apartment block, in Palmerston North on the evening of 13 March, 2015.

She was Virginia Ford, aged 20 of Dunedin.

A post mortem was completed today and police have received preliminary results from this. As further charges against a 21-year-old man in relation to this investigation are likely police will not discuss the post mortem results.

The investigation is ongoing and the scene examination continued today at the property.

ENDS

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