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Man in court over fatal shooting in Mohaka

Man in court over fatal shooting in Mohaka


A 62-year-old Mohaka man has been charged with murder in relation to the fatal shooting of a 43-year-old man at a rural property in Mohaka, near Wairoa, yesterday.

He is due to appear before Gisborne District Court today, Thursday 13 October.

Police are currently carrying out a scene examination at the site of the shooting, which happened just before 11am on Wednesday 12 October, 2016.

A post mortem is also due to be carried out tomorrow.

As the matter is now before the courts, Police won't be making any further comment.

ENDS

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