Man charged with murder over Ōtara death

11:20 am on 14 January 2019

A man has been charged with murder over the death of another man in the south Auckland suburb of Ōtara.

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Photo: RNZ / Richard Tindiller

Police were called to an address on Ōtara Rd at 6.50pm yesterday, where a 62-year-old man was found dead.

A 44-year-old man has been arrested and charged.

He is due to appear in the Manukau District Court later today.

Police believe the two men are known to each other. They say they are not looking for anyone else at this stage.