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Police investigation suspicious death of Whanganui woman

Police is investigating the suspicious death of a Whanganui woman who was taken to Whanganui Hospital on the morning of July 31.

The 30-year-old appeared to have non-accidental injuries but was then flown to Wellington Hospital in a critical condition.

The woman died in the early hours of this morning.

A post-mortem has been completed and Whanganui CIB say they are working to "understand the circumstances leading up to her death".

A file image of a New Zealand Police vehicle.
A file image of a New Zealand Police vehicle. Source: 1 NEWS