18 Feb 2020

Police investigate sudden, unexplained death in Hamilton

2:12 pm on 18 February 2020

A sudden unexplained death in the Hamilton suburb of Melville has prompted a police investigation.

Unexplained death in Taita, Lower Hutt early on Sunday 26th January 2020.  A Police cordon and crime scene invetsigation tent were in place Monday 27th January 2020.  Police Emergency tape.

Photo: RNZ / Patrice Allen

Emergency services were called to Purcell Place in Melville at 7.45am Monday morning.

Police said the death remains unexplained.