25 Sep 2019

Canterbury student found dead in residence, investigation urged

From Checkpoint, 5:47 pm on 25 September 2019

The Education Minister is calling for an investigation after a Canterbury student was found dead, reportedly after up to eight weeks, at a university hall.

The University of Canterbury says the student's body was found on Monday at the privately run Sonoda Village student accommodation.

RNZ Christchurch reporter Katie Todd is at Sonoda Village. She joins Lisa Owen with the details.