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A block of units was cordoned off after the death of one person.
One man was actually charged with aggravated assault when the body of another man was found. Near a block of units in Panorama, Auckland. He has now been charged with murder.
Police began investigating the murder after his death. John Tofu came., On August 23 on Tripoli Road.
A 48-year-old man was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.
The charge has now been turned into murder, and the man is expected to appear in Auckland District Court on Wednesday.
On August 23, police arrived at the scene and found a man in critical condition with knife wounds. CPR was provided, but the man died.
A man who was present when police arrived was taken into custody, Senior Detective Sgt. Steven Anderson said.
He said he knew the victim.
The plaintiff originally appeared in Auckland District Court on August 24 and was remanded without application and allowed to suppress the interim name.