16 May 2016

Woman charged with murder in Blenheim

8:15 pm on 16 May 2016

A woman has been charged with murder after a 20-year-old female's body was found in a Blenheim home.

Police found the woman's body this afternoon and say it appears she died at the home earlier today.

Detective Senior Sergeant Ciaran Sloan said they arrested and charged a 48-year-old woman this afternoon with murder and are not looking for anyone else.

She is due to appear in the Blenheim District Court tomorrow.