14 Apr 2010

Woman due in court

4:32 pm on 14 April 2010

A woman is due to appear in the Auckland District Court after a man died in the suburb of Mt Roskill on Tuesday.

The 45-year-old has been charged with assault.

Tom Joe Rihia, 56, died in Auckland hospital. Police are treating the investigation as a homicide inquiry.

Police and forensic experts are to examine the May Road property on Wednesday. A post-mortem will also be carried out.