22 Jul 2015

Man dead after fight in Northland

9:27 pm on 22 July 2015

Police are investigating the death of a 42-year-old man after a fight in the Hokianga town of Omapere.

Police were called to the town about 4pm yesterday.

A 39-year-old man has been arrested and charged with assault and breach of bail.

The police are waiting for the results of a post-mortem to determine whether the other man died as a result of the fight.

They said they were not looking for anyone else over the incident.