A man has been charged with murder after the death of a man at a property near New Plymouth last night.
The 55-year-old man will appear in the New Plymouth District Court tomorrow.
Police said they were called to a property in the rural area of Korito about 7pm on Saturday after reports a man had been seriously hurt.
When police arrived, the man could not be revived and died from his injuries.
The Armed Offenders Squad was involved, and took a man into custody who was known to the victim.
Police say no one else is being sought over the death.