Police Make Second Arrest In Mangamuka Homicide Investigation

Published: Mon 4 Mar 2024 05:29 PM
Police have arrested a second person in relation to the death of a man in
Mangamuka on Sunday night.
Detective Inspector Al Symonds, Northland CIB, says a 39-year-old female has
been taken into custody this afternoon.
“The woman has been charged with possesses offensive weapon and is due to
appear in the Kaitaia District Court tomorrow, Tuesday 5 March.”
The homicide investigation remains ongoing.
“We cannot rule out further arrests or charges in relation to this incident
as our enquiries continue,” Detective Inspector Symonds says.
“A Police presence will remain in the area this evening.”
Police continue to urge anyone with information regarding the incident, who
has not yet spoken to us, to please call 105 or provide information online at, using Update My Report.
Please reference file number 240304/6284.
Alternatively, information can also be provided anonymously via Crime
Stoppers on 0800 555 111.

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