Invercargill police are investigating a domestic assault in
which a woman allegedly had part of her ear bitten off.
Acting Detective Senior Sergeant Mark McCloy said a woman
reported the incident to police early on Sunday.
''She reported having the top section of her ear bitten
Police were attempting to locate a male suspect in relation
to the incident, which occurred at a residential Invercargill
• The family of a Chilean man who died at Milford Sound on
Saturday have arrived in New Zealand from Chile.
Martin Ambrosio Celery-Halabi (19) fell from the top of the
Bowen Falls while taking a photograph.
His body was recovered from the base of the falls and taken
to Te Anau. Invercargill police said the man's family had
arrived in New Zealand and did not want to talk to media.
• A 21-year-old Invercargill man is in Southland Hospital
recovering after surgery after being attacked in his home by
an intruder on Friday.
The man was woken about 3am by a male intruder in his Ottrey
He confronted the intruder, who attacked him with a
Police are investigating and say they would welcome any
information about the attack.