10 May 2010

Father of Korean family confirmed dead

5:46 pm on 10 May 2010

The body of a Korean man found in Christchurch on Sunday has been confirmed as the husband and father of the family found dead last week.

The bodies of a woman in her 40s and two teenage girls were found in a house on Apsley Drive in the suburb of Avonhead on Wednesday.

The 44-year-old man arrived from Korea at the weekend.

Police are not seeking anyone else in connection with any of the deaths and the matter has been referred to the coroner.