8 May 2016

Police arrest man over Mangere shooting

3:27 pm on 8 May 2016

A 36-year-old man has been arrested in relation to the shooting of a man in Mangere yesterday.

The victim, Hemi Hingaia, 35, remains in a critical condition in Middlemore Hospital.

Police found the man in Rodney and he has been charged with attempted murder.

He will appear in Manukau District Court tomorrow.

Earlier, police said they were looking for Billy Matara, a Headhunters gang member.