Canterbury

Arrest in Pukemiro homicide investigation

Tuesday, 12 March 2019 – 2:24pm

Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Ross Patterson.

A 25-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder in relation to an incident in Pukemiro on Friday March 1.

The man has also been charged with assault with a weapon.

He will appear at Hamilton District Court tomorrow.

Police would like to thank members of the public for information provided that led to this arrest.

No one else is sought in relation to the matter.

ENDS

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