Tag: murder

Renee Duckmanton killer files appeal

July 25, 2018 | By More
Renee Duckmanton killer files appeal

Sainey Marong is seeking to appeal his conviction for the murder of 22-year-old Christchurch sex worker Renee Duckmanton.

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Suppression continues for Woodend murder accused

July 20, 2018 | By More
Suppression continues for Woodend murder accused

Interim name suppression has continued for a teenager charged with the murder of Oliver Johnston whose body was found at a property in Woodend, North Canterbury, three weeks ago.

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Avonhead murder trial delayed

July 10, 2018 | By More
Avonhead murder trial delayed

The murder trial of 19-year-old Katrina Roma Epiha will not go ahead on Monday in the High Court at Christchurch as planned.

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Suppression granted to Woodend murder accused

July 2, 2018 | By More
Suppression granted to Woodend murder accused

Name suppression was granted to an 18-year-old man charged with the murder of a man whose body was found on a Woodend property at the weekend.

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Murder parolee admits going on the run

June 3, 2018 | By More
Murder parolee admits going on the run

Three months after his release on parole from a life sentence for murder, Dean Raymond Purdy chopped off his electronic ankle bracelet in Dunedin and went on the run.

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Life parolee recalled to prison

May 18, 2018 | By More
Life parolee recalled to prison

Convicted murderer Dean Raymond Purdy has been remanded in custody on charges of breaching his life parole and possession of cannabis, after two weeks on the run from police.

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Greymouth shooting murder admitted

May 4, 2018 | By More
Greymouth shooting murder admitted

A West Coast man has admitted the shooting murder of a woman in Greymouth on October 22, at an unexpected appearance in the High Court at Christchurch.

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Violation of murder victim alleged

April 27, 2018 | By More
Violation of murder victim alleged

A man charged with the murder of a woman in Merivale last month is also facing charges of sexually violating her and taking her car.

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Even darker motive behind sex worker’s murder

April 20, 2018 | By More
Even darker motive behind sex worker’s murder

An inference could be drawn that Sainey Marong’s murderous plans were related to his unhealthy desire for necrophilia, the Crown said as the 33-year-old faced his sentencing in the High Court.

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Suppression granted for Merivale murder accused

April 9, 2018 | By More
Suppression granted for Merivale murder accused

A 54-year-old Aranui man accused of the murder of a woman in Merivale at the weekend has been granted name suppression at the request of the police, and defence.

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