Body found in Wattle Bay, Manukau Heads

Just after 5pm on Wednesday 26 April,  Police were notified that a body had been found by a fisherman in Wattle Bay, Manukau Heads.

The body was removed from the scene that evening and the formal identification process had begun.

It has not been confirmed as of yet whether the body is of the 52 year-old fisherman who went missing seven days ago, however Police have notified his family of this development.

A further update will be provided.