11 Feb 2019

Man charged with murder following Snells Beach death

9:01 am on 11 February 2019

A man has been charged with murder after an argument between two people in the upper North Island.

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Photo: RNZ / Richard Tindiller

Police are investigating the death of a 35-year-old man at Snells Beach near Warkworth overnight.

They were called shortly after 11.30pm and say the pair were known to each other.

A 33-year-old man will appear in the North Shore District Court today.

A scene examination is ongoing and there will be a strong police presence.