Man charged with murder following death of Kāpiti woman on Saturday

A 48-year-old man has been charged with murder in relation to the death of a Kāpiti woman over the weekend.

Emergency responders were called to the scene at around 8pm on Saturday.

A preliminary hearing was held this morning in the Wellington District Court, where the man was remanded into custody.

Police say the man and woman were known to each other.

The two scene examinations have now been completed, authorities said. 

Source: 1 NEWS