Body located at Maruia Falls

Body located at Maruia Falls

Tasman

Search and rescue teams looking for a woman who failed to resurface after jumping into the water at Maruia Falls have located a body.

The body was found around 4pm near to where the woman had jumped in.

Police are now in the process of notifying next of kin, we are continuing to provide support to others at the scene.

The death will be referred to the Coroner.

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre