30 Jun 2012

Man charged with homicide in Vanuatu

12:00 pm on 30 June 2012

Police in Vanuatu have charged a man with intentional homicide following the death of a New Zealand man outside a Port Villa night club.

He will remain in custody until he appears in court.

The dead man has been named as Hanz Christian.

Police say he was trying to break up a fight on Thursday night between a woman and her husband, when the husband turned on him.