You are using an older browser version. Please use a supported version for the best MSN experience.

Woman charged after Otara death

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 26/06/2017

A woman has been charged with the murder of a man in the Auckland suburb of Otara.

Police were called to the address in Cobham Crescent at about 7pm on Monday after reports a stabbing had taken place.

Upon arrival, they discovered the deceased 55-year-old man, while a 41-year-old woman was also found unconscious, police said.

She was immediately transported to Middlemore Hospital where she remains in a critical but stable condition.

A 42-year-old woman was arrested following the incident and is due to appear in the Manukau District Court on Tuesday.

Police have not ruled out laying further charges, while a post-mortem will be carried out later on Tuesday.

image beaconimage beaconimage beacon