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Homicide investigation launched after woman's body found in New Plymouth

Newshub logoNewshub 5 days ago Sophie Bateman
a sign on the side of a road: A woman's body was found at a property on Fantome Place, New Plymouth. © Google Maps A woman's body was found at a property on Fantome Place, New Plymouth.

A homicide investigation has been launched after a woman's body was found at a New Plymouth address.

Police received a report of a death in the city's Whalers Gate area. When they arrived at a property on cul-de-sac Fantome Place, they found the body.

A 49-year-old woman will appear in New Plymouth District Court on Wednesday charged with murder.

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