Second man charged with murder after teenager shot dead in Māngere


Police arrested a second man in connection with the death of a man following a shooting in Māngere.

Photo: RNZ / Patrice Allen

Papatoetoe man Misiona Talafu Petelo, 19, died on October 16 after being seriously injured on Massey Road.

He died of his injuries after being taken to Middlemore hospital.

Police arrested a 31-year-old man last week after he surrendered to police.

Today a second person was arrested. He was jointly charged with murder.

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The man, also 31, will appear before the Manukau District Court tomorrow.

Senior Detective Sergeant Kevin Tiernan said police were not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.



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