25 Jun 2021

Bridget Simmonds murder trial: Ex-partner found guilty

From Checkpoint, 5:40 pm on 25 June 2021

Warning: This story includes distressing details of domestic violence.

The family of Northland woman Bridget Simmonds held back tears as her former partner was found guilty of her murder today.

Samuel Hemuera Pou was on trial in Whangārei for three weeks.

Sam Olley filed this report from the High Court.