Manawatu Times, Volume X, Issue 1351, 20 November 1884, Page 3
[Per Press Association.] NELSON. - This day. An inquest was held at Motueka, on the tJKijdy of a native woman, pamed Martha Moon, The jury returned a verdict as follows :—" We find that owing' to very weak and low condition of the deceased she . same by her death through injuries received -out. the back of her .bead from agf all caused by a Maori, narofed Bupina Pokia." • The coroheir committed the latter for trial.