16 Apr 2010

Auckland woman facing murder charge

10:50 am on 16 April 2010

An Auckland woman accused of assaulting a man this week is now charged with his murder.

Tom Joe Rihia, 56, died in Auckland hospital after being attacked in the suburb of Mt Roskill.

The woman will appear in the Auckland District Court again today to face the murder charge. She previously appeared in court on Wednesday.