Police name man fatally stabbed in central Christchurch

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch
Mar 12, 2024 |

Police have released the name of the man killed in central Christchurch on Sunday evening.

He was 22-year-old local man Jordan Morris.

Jordan died after being fatally stabbed at the Christchurch City Mission, shortly after police were called there about 10pm.

In a statement police said “Police would like to extend their condolences to Jordan’s family, who are being supported at this difficult time.”

A 67-year-old man has been charged with his murder and is due to reappear in Christchurch High Court on 12 April.

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch

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