Two people were charged in connection with a homicide in Avondale yesterday.
A 24-year-old man has been charged with murder, supplying drugs and charges relating to firearms.
A 20-year-old woman has been charged with aiding and abetting the murder, supplying drugs and attempting to deter witnesses.
They are both scheduled to appear in Auckland District Court tomorrow.
Police can also now confirm that the victim is a 28-year-old man from Auckland.
Further details regarding the identity of the victim will not be disclosed at this time.
“We want to reassure the community that we are not looking for anyone else in connection with this death,” Detective Inspector Schmid said.
The police investigation into the circumstances of the death is underway.
âIf you were at this address and we haven’t spoken to you, or if you’ve seen people and vehicles getting in and out of it during this time, we strongly encourage you to come talk to us. “
âThe site review continues today at Saintly Lane and is expected to continue for a few more days. We appreciate the continued patience and understanding of all who live in the area. “
The police also request the observation of a black Honda Stream vehicle, registration HLL620.
âWe believe this vehicle traveled from 19 Saintly Lane to nearby Rosebank Drive and we would like to speak to anyone who may have seen it around 4.30am,â Detective Inspector Schmid said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the police on 105 and quote file number 211002/1241.
Information may also be provided anonymously via Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111.
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