Thursday, 1 June 2017 - 2:44pm |

Hunter’s body recovered from Fox Glacier

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Police have now recovered the body of a 66-year-old man who was hunting near Fox Glacier, Western Ranges, south of Karangarua with his son yesterday.

The hunter was found down a ravine by his son during the trip.

The Australian hunters were visiting from New South Wales. 

Other family members are flying out from Australia today to join the son.

A formal identification will take place later and until this has been completed, Police is not in a position to release his name.

There is no further information available at this time.


Issued by Police Media Centre