Police name man found dead on Timaru street

Police have named a man who was allegedly murdered on a Timaru street last week.

Shane William Braddick, 28, was found lying face-down on York St at about 3.50am on Friday.

Timaru man Johnny Grant Holman, 25, appeared for a second time in the Timaru District Court this morning on a charge of murder.

He entered no plea and was remanded in custody.

South Canterbury area commander Inspector Dave Gaskin said police investigating the death were not seeking a weapon.

He would not comment on whether the two men were known to each other but confirmed they were not related.


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