Openly gay New Zealand television celebrity David McNee visited two Auckland sex-on-premises venues the night he was murdered, a New Zealand court heard this week.

The New Zealand Herald reported McNee, who appeared in a range of television shows as an interior designer was beaten to death on 22 July, 2003.

Phillip Edwards, a 24-year-old homeless man was arrested and charged with

© Star Observer 2018 | For the latest in lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans* and intersex (LGBTI) news in Australia, be sure to visit daily. You can also read our latest magazines or Join us on our Facebook page and Twitter feed.