Killed at home, killed in river (!), killed on road… deaths everywhere
Posted by te2ataria on December 10, 2016
Operation Archer [and NO Sh*t!] – Upper Hutt Homicide Investigation
Wellington District Police said they have commenced a homicide investigation into the murder of a 30-year-old woman.
Police responded just after midnight to a disturbance at a residential address on on Saturday 10 December.
The woman, who was believed to be living at a house on Ward Street, Trentham, had been assaulted with a weapon (not a firearm) and was found deceased at the address.
[She wasn’t actually murdered!? She was assaulted with a weapon and then found dead. Moderator]
Police are seeking three or four males who were believed to be present at the address at the time of the victim being assaulted.
“We understand these males were at the victim’s address and were heard shouting and seen running from the address,” says Detective Senior Sergeant Warwick McKee. http://www.police.govt.nz/news/release/operation-archer-upper-hutt-homicide-investigation
Body recovered from Lake Dunstan The body of a male has been recovered from Lake Dunstan, near Cromwell, Central Otago, police said. http://www.police.govt.nz/news/release/body-recovered-lake-dunstan
Body of swimmer recovered from Kawarau River
“Police can confirm a 19-year-old man has died after getting in to difficulties while swimming in Kawarau River this afternoon.
“Earlier reports that the man was recovered from Lake Dunstan were incorrect.” [RUFKM? Police manipulating death stats again?]
One dead, one injured in early morning West Auckland car crash
A man was killed and his female passenger sustained injuries after their car rolled in Henderson in West Auckland.
Other News in Drips…
Attempted abduction of a 2-year-old girl in Hamilton
Hamilton [NZ’s other child-sex capital] Police are seeking witnesses to an attempted abduction of a child outside a preschool Friday evening.
At around 5.50pm, was getting dropped off at a preschool on Peachgrove Road by her father.
As her father was getting his other child out of the car, a male walking past has called the girl over, grabbed her by the arm, and attempted to walk off with her.
The father has yelled out to the man, who has then walked off along Peachgrove Road towards Te Aroha Street.
The man is described as Caucasian, aged around 50, of medium build and around 177cm tall. He was wearing a blue suit jacket, and possibly beige-coloured pants. He is described as tidily dressed but had possibly been sleeping rough.
Dead Australian climbing couple’s emergency beacon mysteriously activated
A personal locator beacon belonging to an Australian couple who died while climbing in Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park has been mysteriously activated – a year after their bodies were recovered. http://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/news/87401625/Dead-Australian-climbing-couples-emergency-beacon-mysteriously-activated
New Zealander killed in Indonesian crash, two others injured
The New Zealand woman was killed in a Contiki van crash in Indonesia on Thursday. She worked for the tour company.
Two others, including 29-year-old Christchurch woman Abbey Moore, were injured. http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11764438