Kelly Makiha is a senior reporter at the Rotorua Daily Post

Taupo murder accused to appear in High Court

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The scene on Mahutu Rd in Taupo where a woman was stabbed. Photo/Laurilee McMichael
The scene on Mahutu Rd in Taupo where a woman was stabbed. Photo/Laurilee McMichael

A man charged with murder following the death of a 58-year-old woman in Taupo at the weekend will appear in the High Court at Rotorua tomorrow.

The 56-year-old man, who has interim name suppression, has been remanded in custody.

He was charged after a woman suffered stab wounds about 8.30am on Saturday at a Mahuta Rd property at Five Mile Bay, near Taupo.

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