Levin police are investigating an unexplained death of a 48-year-old man on Saturday.
Detective Marc Hercock said the man was staying at a Bainesse Rd property in rural Rongotea, where he was found dead by the home owner at about 8.30am.
The home owner called emergency services.
Police have carried out a scene examination and are making further inquires to piece together the man's last movements.
A post mortem should be completed by tomorrow night.
"At this stage the death remains unexplained," Mr Hercock said.
- © Fairfax NZ News
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