A man has been charged with murder following the death of a 48-year-old man in Tokoroa today.
Police have told 1 NEWS they were alerted to "serious incident" a residential address in the town at around 2pm.
A man's body was discovered at the property when police arrived.
A 29-year-old man has been charged with murder and is due to appear in Rotorua
District Court tomorrow.
A scene guard has remained in place overnight.