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Man accused of killing Remuera mother faces further charges

The man accused of killing Remuera woman Jo Pert faces 12 further charges relating to other victims - and potential victims - in the hours before and after Ms Pert's death.

Justice Lang lifted suppression of the charges against Tevita Mafi Filo at the High Court at Auckland today.

Suppressions remain in place for the details of those charges and around the names of those complainants.

Jo Pert.
Jo Pert. Source: Supplied

In total Filo faces 13 charges: One of murder, three of burglary, two of indecent assault, one of possessing an offensive weapon, five of being unlawfully on a property and one of being found in a public place preparing to commit and offence.

Mother of two Ms Pert was allegedly killed while out jogging in early January.

Filo has been remanded in custody and will reappear on August 25. 

The accused appeared in the High Court in Auckland this morning. Source: 1 NEWS