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70-year-old woman found dead in her home; no suspicious circumstances

News from NZ Police
Wairarapa Police CIB have been progressing their inquiry today following the discovery of the body of a 70-year-old woman at a Featherston address yesterday.

A post mortem has now been completed and Police are satisfied that there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death.

Family members have now been advised and the matter will be referred to the coroner.

News from NZ Police – November 14
Wairarapa Police CIB have launched an inquiry following the discovery of the body of a 70-year-old woman in her Featherston home.
Initial inquiries revealed circumstances which were of concern to Police.

The woman was found this morning by a friend after they were not able to make contact over several days.

The scene has now been secured with a detailed scene examination and post mortem to begin tomorrow morning.

Police will not be releasing further details until the next of kin can be informed.

Anyone with information should contact Wairarapa Police CIB on (06) 370 0300 or provide information anonymously through Crimestoppers by phoning 0800 555 111.

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