Man charged with murder after body found at Christchurch CBD property

A 38-year-old man has been charged with murder after the discovery of man’s body at a Christchurch CBD property last night.

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A homicide investigation is being carried out at the Armagh St property. Source: 1 NEWS

The man appeared in the Christchurch District Court this morning. 

A homicide investigation was launched today after the body was found last night following reports of an assault at an Armagh Street property at about 7.35pm.

A cordon was in place at the intersection of Armagh Street and Barbadoes Street and includes part of Armagh Street east of that intersection.