5 Jan 2015

Woodville death 'suspicious' - police

6:38 am on 5 January 2015

Palmerston North police are investigating the death of a man in Woodville, which they describe as suspicious.

Police said they were called to a house in Ormond Street just after 3pm yesterday afternoon after they were called by a neighbour.

They were now talking to a number of witnesses, including a man who was at the address and several neighbours.

They said it appeared an altercation took place at the house but were not releasing any further details.

A post mortem will be carried out today.