Police name stabbed pair

Last updated 20:55 21/05/2014

Relevant offers

Crime

Court considers sex offender's appeal Victim's family furious over manslaughter appeal Girl, 15, pulls knife on store manager Getaway driver left armed robber behind Huntly murder accused named Community fight crime through Facebook Second remand for alleged driver in fatal crash Man hit by car at boat ramp Snake, lizards found in mail Fire-starters referred to youth aid

Police have formally identified Farhat Rana Malik, 55, and Sidra Noor Malik, 18, as the victims of a stabbing in West Auckland on Monday.

Ishrat Malik, 55, has been charged with the murder of the mother and daughter.

Farhat Malik and her daughter Sidra Malik were killed in the home on Pooks Rd, Ranui.

Ishrat Malik, who lived at the same address, appeared in Waitakere District Court on Tuesday.

He had called police to the house about 10am on Monday. He was taken with officers to help with inquiries into the double homicide investigation and later arrested.

Police weren't looking for anybody else in relation to the incident.


Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content