Woman arrested in relation to murder of David Bridgwater

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch
Jan 24, 2024 |

A woman has been arrested in relation to the murder of David Bridgewater.

The 38 year old was found dead on January 4 at 2.30am on Carisbrooke Street in Aranui.

Police have not revealed his cause his death.

Police were called after the 38-year-old was found deceased in Carisbrooke Street about 2:28am.

In a short statement, police said a 51-year-old woman has been charged with accessory after the fact to murder, and will appear in the Christchurch District Court today.

“Police are continuing to make enquiries, and encourage anyone with information that may assist, to call 105, or make a report online at 105.police.govt.nz, clicking “Update Report”. Please reference ‘Operation Walter’.”

Information can also be provided anonymously via Crime Stoppers.

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch

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