Homicide investigation, Kapiti

Attributable to Detective Senior Sergeant Warwick McKee:

A homicide investigation is underway following the death of a woman on the Kapiti Coast last night.

Police remain at an address on Marine Parade and at an address in Raumati today conducting scene examinations.

A man in his 40s taken into custody shortly after the woman’s body was located has not yet been formally charged, but is expected to face serious charges.

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