A homicide investigation has been launched after a man died from injuries he sustained during a family harm incident in Hamilton earlier in the week.
Hamilton City Area commander Inspector Andrea McBeth said a man was seriously injured during a family harm incident at a Mardon Rd, Enderley, address on January 27.
He was taken to the hospital late that evening but died from his injuries yesterday.
Police named the dead man as 46-year-old Phillip Tipa.
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"Our thoughts are with his whānau and loved ones at this difficult time," a statement from police said.
McBeth said inquiries into the circumstances of the incident are ongoing.
"Police would like to hear from anyone who may have heard or seen anything that can
assist the investigation."
Anyone who has information that could help the investigation is asked to call 105 and quote file number 210128/6037.