Body found, homicide inquiry launched

Police
Police were called to the address on Carruth Rd about 7pm Saturday night (file)

Police have launched a homicide investigation after the discovery of a man's body in the south Auckland suburb of Papatoetoe.

They were called to the address on Carruth Rd about 7pm Saturday night, where the body was found.

An investigation, Operation Mainstay, is underway. Police would like to hear from anyone who might have knowledge of what went on - the phone number is (09) 295 0200.

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