The man was taken to Tauranga Hospital after he was found “unwell” on Henderson Crescrent overnight. File photo/SunLive.
Tauranga Police are investigating an incident where a man was found lying on the ground in Merivale overnight.
A police spokesperson says they received a report of man found “unwell” on Henderson Crescent around 8pm.
“He was taken to hospital.
“Police are making enquiries to establish how he came to be in that condition.”
A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline this morning says the man was “unresponsive when emergency services took him to hospital”.
Anyone with information about what may have happened to the man can contact Tauranga Police Station on 07 577 4300.
Alternatively, information can be left anonymously via the Crimestoppers 0800 555 111 line.