31 May 2017

Woman charged after man shot dead in Hamilton

7:21 am on 31 May 2017

A woman has been charged after a man was shot dead in Hamilton.

Close up of the back of a police officer wearing a vest.

Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-Farrelly

Emergency services were called to the Seddon Road, Frankton, about 8.15pm yesterday

Ambulance staff found the body of a man at the property.

A 23-year-old woman will appear in the Hamilton District Court today, charged with firearm-related offences.

Police remain at the scene of the shooting and forensic scientists will carry out a scene examination.