28 Sep 2019

Body of man found near Palmerston North

3:09 pm on 28 September 2019

A man's body has been found on the grounds of a house in a rural area near Palmerston North.

Police said the body was found on last night.

Officers are carrying out a scene examination at the property, in the small settlement of Bunnythorpe.

The man has not been formally identified yet, but officers believe they know who he is, and are trying to contact his family.

Guards will remain at the property overnight.