As it happened: Police give update on double homicide investigation in Gisborne

  • 25/03/2024

Police are giving an update on the double homicide investigation in Gisborne.

Over 100 people were involved in a brawl in the Gisborne suburb of Elgin at 11:30pm on Saturday.

Two people died at the scene while another three people, aged 21, 30 and 45, were rushed to hospital after the fight.

A 29-year-old man was due in Gisborne District Court on Monday facing a charge of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

Detective Inspector Dave de Lange is due to speak about the investigation at 4:30pm.

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