According to police, on Saturday morning, two people were killed on Saturday in Oamaru hospital.
The incident occurred around 5:00 am when two men who gave the scarves on the face, to gain entry to the property of Holmes Hill in Oamaru.
Once inside, they went to the bedroom, where the sleeping man and woman, Henderson said.
"Then the men held them at gun device and demanded money and drugs, attacking them in the process, before leaving the address", – he said.
According to him, the victims were taken to Oamaru hospital where they were treated for moderate injuries.
It was not clear that the address was taken anything.
Policemen were present and carried out on-site examination, as well as communicating with the victims, but the investigation continued.