Man charged, named over Tauranga homicide

By Te Ao - Māori News

The man who appeared in the Tauranga High Court today charged for the murder of 17-month-old Sadie Leigh Gardner has been named.

Adrian Collin Clancy aged 39, was arrested yesterday following a nearly month-long investigation.

Baby Sadie-Leigh was flown to Auckland's Starship Hospital and died on March 29 as a result of serious head injuries.

Clancy will reappear in the High Court in Tauranga on May 22.