Body found in Tauranga harbour

Body found in Tauranga harbour

Bay of Plenty

Police were notified around 1:45pm today that a body had been found near Pudney Rocks in the Tauranga Harbour.

Inquiries are continuing as to how the body came to be in the water.

The identity of the deceased cannot be confirmed until a formal forensic examination, and as such Police has no further comment at this time.

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Issued by the Police Media Centre