Monday, 27 March 2017 - 10:10am
Statement attributable to Detective Sergeant Kevin Ford
Gisborne Police are investigating the death of a 26-year-old Tolaga Bay man on the night of Saturday 25 March.
Emergency services were called to a Tolaga Bay address at 11.15pm on Saturday night. On arrival a person was found dead at the scene.
Detectives are conducting an investigation to establish the cause of death and the circumstances surrounding the incident. A post mortem is being carried out today in Palmerston North.
Police have spoken to those who were at the Tolaga Bay address on Saturday night and the investigation is ongoing.
Issued by Police Media Centre