Friday, 17 February 2023 - 1:01pm |

Name release, Gisborne

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Police can confirm the name of a man located deceased in floodwaters on his Te Karaka, Gisborne property on Tuesday, 14 February 2023.

He was 64-year-old John Robert Dudley Coates.

Police's thoughts and condolences are with his whānau and friends.

His death is not considered suspicious and will be referred to the Coroner.


Issued by Police Media Centre