Police have named the woman who died mysteriously in Dannevirke as Cheryl Potham.
The body of the 49-year-old local woman was found when police were called to an Empire St property about 7am on Wednesday.
At the time, Acting Detective Senior Sergeant Simon Harrison said police were treating the death as unexplained, but not suspicious.
An autopsy was carried out in Wellington this week, and the case has been referred to the coroner.
- The Dominion Post
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