A man has appeared in the High Court charged with murder after a woman's body was found in a Wellington apartment last month.
The 42-year-old had his first appearance in the High Court in Wellington this morning, after having appeared at the Hutt Valley District Court last month.
He is charged with murdering a woman who lived in the Wellington suburb of Mt Cook.
The woman's body was found on Saturday, April 24, at about 6.30pm, at the Central Park apartment complex - accommodation run by Wellington City Council.
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Police later appealed for sightings and dashcam footage to piece together the movements of a man in relation to the murder.
Name suppression remains in place for both the victim and the defendant.
The man has been remanded in custody until July 23, with a proposed trial date was scheduled for July 2022.