Body recovered in Marlborough Sounds search

Body recovered in Marlborough Sounds search

Tasman

Police divers have today recovered a body from the Marlborough Sounds.

This follows an extensive search which began on Saturday, after a man diving off a boat near Stephens Island was reported overdue.

Formal identification of the body is yet to take place, and until then Police will not be in a position to release any further details of the deceased.

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre