The name of a man charged with murder after a fatal shooting in Otaki can now be revealed.
Tuaine Llewellyn Bevan, 26, is accused of shooting his partner Stacey Marie Lake on May 8.
A judge lifted name suppression for both the victim and the accused in Levin District Court this morning.
Bevan is also facing a charge of unlawful possession of a firearm.
Lake suffered a serious gunshot wound to the body and a homicide investigation was launched after she died from her injuries.
Bevan has been remanded in custody until his next court appearance in June.
- With Newstalk ZB