Man charged with murder in relation to Petone homicide
A man has appeared in Lower Hutt District Court charged
with murder in relation to the death of a 71-year-old man in
Petone on Friday night.
Police can confirm the deceased
was Francis Tyson, of Petone.
Police are continuing to
support Mr Tyson's family as the investigation into his
The 41-year-old man charged with murder
also faces charges of wilful damage and drug
He was remanded in custody to reappear in the
High Court at Wellington on December 19.
to appeal for anyone with information about Mr Tyson's death
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