A second man has been arrested after a shooting in Whenuapai last month.

On January 14 a man was found with gunshot wounds at a property on Brigham Creek Rd.

Police said they believed he was shot on the road outside a house.

He was taken to hospital in a critical condition.


A 42-year-old man was arrested in relation to the incident on January 18, and has since appeared in court.

Waitemata Police Detective Inspector Colin Parmenter said a 30-year-old man had also been arrested and charged.

He said the investigation was ongoing and they could not rule out further charges

A man will appear in Waitemata District Court today charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, unlawful possession of a firearm, possession of ammunition and possession of methamphetamine for supply.