Man charged with murder after 16yo girl found dead in Dunedin

Police say the 30-year-old suspect knew the victim.
Police say the 30-year-old suspect knew the victim. Photo credit: Getty

A 30-year-old man has been charged with murder after a 16-year-old girl was found dead in Dunedin on Saturday.

Dunedin Police were called to a Clermiston Avenue address on Saturday morning and found the teen's body at the property.

Police say the victim knew the man, and they aren't looking for any other suspects.

The man will appear in the Dunedin District Court on Monday.

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