7 Jan 2012

Death of woman found in car suspicious - police

6:07 am on 7 January 2012

Police in Christchurch say the death of a woman, whose body was found in a car near the city's airport, is being treated as suspicious.

The body was found in a 1984 blue Honda Civic in Grays Road, behind the Airport at about 10am on Friday.

The police are still trying to identify the woman.

Detective Inspector Virginia Le Bas says a scene examination is being conducted along with a post-mortem.