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Investigation continues into death of man, 39, in Upper Hutt street

News from NZ Police
Police continue to investigate the unexplained death of a man on Main Street, Upper Hutt on Wednesday.

39-year-old Kaimana Kopa Paul, of Trentham, died during an incident outside the Glasshouse Bar at around 6pm that night.

Police are not seeking anyone else in relation to the incident, but would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or have information which might help enquiries.

Please call Police on 105 if you can help. Information can also be provided anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

News from NZ Police – September 5
Police are investigating the death of a man on Main Street, Upper Hutt, last night following a disorder incident.

When police arrived about 6pm, a man was found unconscious in the street.

Officers performed CPR however he died at the scene.

Police are working to understand the circumstances of the man’s death, which is currently being treated as unexplained.

An area of Main Street was cordoned overnight and a scene examination is continuing this morning.

A post-mortem examination will also be carried out.

Police are speaking with a number of parties.

While no one is being sought in relation to the death, Police would like to speak with anyone who might have information about the incident and the events leading up to it.

Anyone with information is urged to come forward by phoning 105. You can also give information anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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  1. Siniva, 6. September 2019, 13:14

    What about the CCTV camera’s in the area. Or the people at the Glass house Bar, they should know something.

  2. Vincent, 10. September 2019, 17:30

    Yes we need answers. Are we safe? We are thinking about leaving the area after hearing about several daylight robberies at the supermarkets.