Police have launched a murder investigation after the body of a woman was found over the weekend in Manoriva, a suburb of South Auckland.
The woman’s body was found on McVeilly Road around 4.30pm on Saturday.
An autopsy has been completed, but police are not providing further details.
The woman has been identified and her family is being notified.
Detectives are watching CCTV footage from a wide area as they try to gather what happened.