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Source: New Zealand Police

Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Warwick McKee

Police can confirm a woman who died in Lemnos Avenue, Karori, on Friday 5 April.

She was 52-years-old of Wellington.

Police extend their condolences to her family and friends at this tragic time. Support and welfare is being provided by Police and Victim Support.

A 12-year-old girl remains in hospital in a stable condition.

A 30-year-old man appeared in Wellington District Court yesterday charged with murder.

He was remanded in custody and will reappear in Wellington High Court on 30 April. Further charges will be laid.

As the matter is before the courts Police is unable to comment further at this time.


Issued by Police Media Centre