15 Dec 2012

Suspicious death in Ashburton

5:09 pm on 15 December 2012

The police in Ashburton were on Saturday afternoon investigating a suspicious death after the body of a woman was found at a house.

They say the body was discovered at a house in Cass Street, the same street as the town's police station, in the early hours of the morning.

The woman is believed to be a local, but her name won't be released until her identity has been confirmed.