News | Law and Order
24 Jan 2018 9:10
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Days of Xmas
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Law and Order

    Murder charge after Tauranga death

    Police have charged a 26-year-old man with murder in relation to the death of a man who was dropped at Tauranga Hospital on Wednesday.


    Police have charged a 26-year-old man with murder in relation to the death of a man who was dropped at Tauranga Hospital on Wednesday.

    The victim, 58-year-old Lance Wayne Waite, was dropped at the hospital at about midday with critical injuries, but died a short time later.

    On Thursday, police and the Armed Offenders Squad made the arrest at a home on Ngatai Road in the Tauranga suburb of Otumoetai.

    The arrested man will appear in Tauranga District Court on Friday.

    Detective Inspector Lewis Warner said police would like to hear from anyone who was in the Wilrose Place, Gate Pa, area on Wednesday.

    © 2018 NZN, NZCity


     Other Law and Order News
     23 Jan: Over 50 charges about steel mesh product
     23 Jan: Asset manager pleads guilty to trust fraud
     23 Jan: Year-five student mistakes relative's marijuana edibles for lollies, shares them with classmates
     23 Jan: Ben Stokes return on Kiwi soil delayed
     23 Jan: Police officer on indecent assault charge
     23 Jan: Australians arrested in Serbia over $500m drug bust should be released, lawyer says
     23 Jan: Woman in court over attempted murder
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Donald's Ulster deal off after injury More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Controversial Pacific trade pact revived More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Khloe Kardashian is struggling to come up with a name for her baby 8:51

    Entertainment:
    Tom Petty’s daughter has insisted her late father was not addicted to drugs, after it was confirmed his death was caused by an accidental overdose 8:21

    Education:
    NZer leads global invasive species project 8:16

    Environment:
    Famous Wanaka willow harmed by climbers 8:06

    Athletics:
    Priddey sets new 1500m under-20 record 7:56

    Entertainment:
    Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West have named their daughter Chicago 7:51

    Politics:
    Political year kicks off with Ratana visit 7:46

    Politics:
    Navy drills to prepare for busy year ahead 7:36

    Environment:
    Magnitude-6.1 earthquake shakes Indonesia, leaves dozens injured 7:26

    Politics:
    Defence Force gets second female brigadier 7:26


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2018 New Zealand City Ltd