A homicide investigation has been launched after death of a
44-year-old man in Ngaruawahia yesterday morning.
Police were called to a rural property north of Ngaruawahia
about 11am yesterday.
A 38-year-old Hamilton man was charged with assault and
appeared in Hamilton District Court today.
Police said they were speaking with a number of people who
were at the property at the time of the incident.