Police have arrested three people today as part of their
investigation into the death of a Featherston man early
Two women, aged 32 and 22, and a 28-year-old man were
arrested and charged with aggravated burglary.
Glen Jason Jones, 40, died in Wellington Hospital just
5am yesterday after a midnight attack at his home in
Detective Inspector Sean Hansen said he anticipated
arrests to be made in coming days in connection to Mr
Preliminary results from a post-mortem examination
Mr Jones died of head injuries.
Police were now appealing for any sightings of a white
commodore, registration GHE787.
The vehicle was in Masterton late on Friday night, before
was driven to Carterton and then on to Featherston.
Mr Hansen said it was believed that the car was near
scene around midnight before heading over the Rimutaka
Rd to Wellington.
It then returned to Masterton early yesterday morning.
The property where Mr Jones lived was a small
boarding house. It was cordoned off for a forensic
Police had also cordoned off a secondary crime scene,
nearby Revans St.
Mr Hansen yesterday said it was not believed to be a
The three arrested people would be appearing in
District Court tomorrow.