Four men charged with murder over Auckland Prison death

Paremoremo Maximum Security Prison.
Paremoremo Maximum Security Prison. Photo credit: File

Four men have been charged with murder after the death of an inmate at Auckland Prison.

Blake John Lee died on March 5 after being attacked in the yard of Paremoremo prison. He was given medical attention after the attack but died at the scene. 

Two 20-year-olds, a 23-year-old and a 39-year-old have all been charged with his murder.

All four men will appear at the North Shore District Court via video link on 19 March.