25 Oct 2015

Police in Christchurch investigate man's death

5:10 pm on 25 October 2015

Police in Christchurch have opened an investigation into the death of a man at his Linwood home today.

They say they are treating the death as suspicious and have 15 officers working on the case.

The dead man is yet to be formally identified but is believed to be the occupier of the home.

A scene investigation is underway and the house is under police guard.

The man's friends are being interviewed.