Arrest following Haughey Ave, Mt Roskill death

Arrest following Haughey Ave, Mt Roskill death

Auckland City

Auckland City Police have made an arrest today following the death of a man in Haughey Avenue, Mt Roskill last weekend.

A 22-year-old man was arrested today and will be appearing in Auckland District Court tomorrow charged with manslaughter.

“The inquiry team have worked tirelessly since the weekend to understand the circumstances of what happened in the incident. The arrest today is an important step in the investigation and will hopefully bring some relief for the friends and family of the victim,” said Detective Inspector Aaron Pascoe.

While an arrest has been made inquiries into the incident are ongoing. Anyone with information that may assist the investigation is asked to call Auckland Police on 09 302 6557. Information can also be shared anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


Issued by Police Media Centre