7 Oct 2018

Police investigate unexplained death in Waimate

5:28 pm on 7 October 2018

Police are talking to the partner of a 44-year-old man whose death is unexplained.

The man was found dead at his home in Waimate in south Canterbury.

Detective Senior Sergeant Sarah Illingworth of the Christchurch police said they were investigating the circumstances of the death.

She said a scene examination was underway, there would be a post mortem and they were speaking to witnesses who included the victim's partner.