Name release - man pulled from Manawatu River

Name release - man pulled from Manawatu River

Central

Police are now able to release the name of the man who died at the Manawatu River on Wednesday, 27 December.

He was 24-year-old Tyrone Junior Hempel.

Police extend their sympathies to Mr Hempel’s family and friends at this difficult time.

The death will be referred to the Coroner.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre