16 Aug 2012

Man pleads guilty over cyclist death

10:44 am on 16 August 2012

A Tauranga man has pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of a cyclist in January this year.

Cyclist David Armstrong died after being hit by a car in southwest of Tauranga.

Dillon Bishop, 21, appeared in the Rotorua High Court on Thursday.

He remains on bail and will appear for sentencing on 17 October.