Attributable to Detective Senior Sergeant Gerard Bouterey:
A homicide investigation has been launched after the death of a man at an address on Albion Street, Hawera.
Emergency services were called to the property around 2:30am today, where the man was located deceased.
A 34-year-old man was arrested at the scene charged with breach of bail and assault.
A female who was at the property is assisting Police with our ongoing enquiries.
Police enquiries into the death are ongoing and officers will be on site conducting a scene examination.
However, are not currently searching for anyone else in relation to the death.