11 May 2018

Third arrest in Mangere shooting case - police

10:12 pm on 11 May 2018

A third man has been arrested in relation to a fatal shooting in Mangere last week.

Police tape cordons off the property at Taharoa.

(file photo) Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-Farrelly

Epalahame Tuuheava died in the shooting on Greenwood Road.

Police said a 25-year-old man had been charged with his murder and the attempted murder of his wife.

He shared the charge with two other men arrested today.

The man is set to appear in Manukau District Court tomorrow.