Police have launched a homicide investigation after a person was found dead from gunshot wounds in the driveway of a Great North Road property in New Lynn today.
Police were called to the property at about 10am and found the person lying in the driveway. First aid was administered but the person died at the scene.
Residents of New Lynn and Green Bay will notice an increased police presence as the investigation continues.
Numerous enquiries currently underway and the scene examination on Great North Road is also continuing.
Police will be examining CCTV footage as part of the investigation as well as conducting area canvases.
More to follow.