Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Tom Gollan, Counties Manukau Police:
Police have now charged a male following the death of a 72-year-old man at a Favona address on Tuesday evening.
The 33-year-old is expected to appear in Manukau District Court this morning charged with murder.
Police are supporting the victim’s family at this difficult time and our thoughts are with them as they grieve the loss of a much loved family member.
Shelley Nahr/NZ Police