A Hutt Valley woman has been sentenced to three years and four months in jail for her involvement in the murder of Matthew Stevens.

Mr Stevens was killed in December 2014, and his body was dumped along with his car on Paekakariki Hill.

Read more: Big Read: The body-on-the-hill murder

Kelly Crook has been sentenced in the High Court in Wellington, after pleading guilty to causing grievous bodily harm, and being an accessory after the fact.


Darrin Wilkie-Morris will be sentenced on the same charges next week, while another man, Stuart Wilton, was sentenced to at least 11 years imprisonment for murder last year.