Bay of Plenty Police are investigating the death of a man in Te Puke overnight.
Shortly after midnight, Police were called to the corner of Seddon St and Station Rd, where a man had been found seriously injured. Emergency services were unable to revive the person.
Today, following enquiries, a woman was taken into custody and will appear in the Tauranga District Court tomorrow, 28 December, charged with murder.
Police would like to hear from residents or motorists in the area about that time who may have captured these events on CCTV or dashcam.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information that may assist enquiries is urged to call 105, and quote the file number 221227/3402. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111.