A man and a teenager have been arrested in relation to an unexplained death in Mt Wellington yesterday morning.

A 21-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy, both from Otahuhu, have been charged with assault. They will be appearing in Manukau District Court tomorrow.

Police said further charges are possible as they continue their inquiries, and they are working to identify and locate others involved in the attack.

a 42-year-old man died just after midnight on Saturday morning.


Police and St John ambulance were called to Bernard Street at about 12.20am after a report of public disorder. Upon arrival the victim was found unconscious and immediately given first aid, but died shortly after.