13 Sep 2010

Man to be charged with Mt Eden murder

10:01 am on 13 September 2010

A 30-year-old man is due to appear at the Auckland District Court court on Monday charged with the murder of a man at a boarding house.

John Chambers, who was 23, died at Eden Park Lodge in Mt Eden in the early hours of Saturday morning.

A 33-year-old Snells Beach woman has also been arrested and charged with being an accessory after the fact for assisting the charged man to avoid arrest.

Police say Mr Chambers, who was found lying in blood in a hallway,

died from a single stab wound.