12 Feb 2020

Tauranga locals angry, scared after two found dead - mayor

From Checkpoint, 5:22 pm on 12 February 2020

Tauranga's mayor says people are angry and scared after two people were found dead at a house in a rural area near the popular McLaren Falls.

A homicide investigation has been launched, but the police won't say whether the incident is gang-related.

But mayor Tenby Powell says the latest violence comes amid increasing gang activity in recent weeks.

RNZ reporter Sarah Robson has more.