Body identified in search for Kim Richmond

Body identified in search for Kim Richmond

Waikato

Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Ross Patterson

A body found in the Ford Ranger ute recovered from Lake Arapuni, Waikato on Thursday is that of missing Arohena woman Kim Richmond.

The identification was confirmed late yesterday.

Work will commence to confirm cause of death.

The investigation team will continue to make enquiries in relation to Ms Richmond’s disappearance on 31 July 2016.

ENDS

Note to media: DSS Patterson is not available for interviews.