5 Jun 2020

Murder charge laid after fatal incident at house

4:41 pm on 5 June 2020

A 37-year-old has been charged with murder, after the death of a man who was injured at a house in Auckland.

Police were called to Akoranga Drive in the suburb of Northcote last night.

One man suffered serious injuries and later died while another had minor injuries.

Detective Inspector Aaron Proctor said the arrested man will face a further charge in relation to the person who survived.

The man will appear in the North Shore District Court tomorrow.

Proctor said police hope the arrest will provide some reassurance to the community.