3 Feb 2015

Man accused of fatal hit and run appears in court

3:12 pm on 3 February 2015

A 32-year-old Tauranga man has appeared in court, charged with murder after a hit and run incident.

The man from Papamoa, whose name is suppressed, has been charged with murdering 33-year-old Ilya Kojevnikov.

The details of two other charges were suppressed.

The 32-year-old will appear in court again on 18 February.

Investigating officers have been seeking witnesses or anyone who saw a black Subaru around the Welcome Bay Road area last night.