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Homicide inquiry: man arrested after death of baby girl in Porirua

A 22-year-old Porirua man has been arrested in connection with the death of a 3-month-old baby on Tuesday last week. He will appear in the Porirua District Court today, facing one charge of male assaults female and assault on a child.

News from NZ Police
Police have launched a homicide inquiry following the death of the baby girl in Porirua. Following the completion of a post-mortem and scene examination, information has been gathered that indicates the baby died of non-accidental injuries.

The investigation is ongoing and Police are working closely with the family to ascertain further facts.

News from NZ Police – November 16
Police are investigating the unexplained death of a three-month-old baby in Porirua on Tuesday night.

A scene examination is underway at a property on Warspite Avenue.

Police are working with the family and medical experts to try to determine the cause of death.

Further detail will be released when it becomes available.

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