Charge laid in relation to Western Springs death

Charge laid in relation to Western Springs death

Auckland City

Please attributed to Detective Inspector Scott Beard

Police have now charged a 29-year-old man with murder in relation to the death in Western Springs earlier this week.

A man’s body was found in the stairwell at an address on Great North Road late on Tuesday evening.

The man charged will appear in the Auckland District Court this morning. The Police investigation is ongoing.

Police are not in a position to release the name of the victim until formal identification has been completed and all next of kin have been notified.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre