A man has been charged with attempted murder, after the shooting at a boarding house in Auckland which has left a man critically ill in hospital.

Police say they arrested a 36-year-old man in Rodney early this morning.

He is due in the Manukau District Court tomorrow.

The 35-year-old victim, Hemi Hingaia, is being treated at Middlemore Hospital.


He was shot at a boarding house in Yates Rd, Mangere, early yesterday morning.

A man has been taken to hospital in a serious condition following an incident in Mangere.