4 Feb 2016

Woman found dead in Newtown named

6:17 pm on 4 February 2016

The woman who was found dead in her home in Wellington on Tuesday has been named as 31-year-old Rosemary Dey.

The police discovered her body at her home in Constable Street, Newtown, acting on concerns about her well-being.

Detective Senior Sergeant Warwick McKee says the police are still investigating the unexplained death.

He says the initial results of a post-mortem today are inconclusive and further analysis will be done.