The 46-year-old Christchurch man reported missing earlier this week was found last night (Thursday 8 February).
The man was found deceased by Police staff and search and rescue volunteers. There are no suspicious circumstances and the death has been referred to the Coroner.
Police would like to thank the public for their help in finding the missing man and offer their sympathies to his friends and family at this tragic time.
Issued by the Police Media Centre