Name release – missing fisherman found at Wattle Bay on Monday night

Police can now release the name of the man found deceased at Wattle Bay on Monday night.

The man has been formally identified as missing fisherman, 52 year-old William Ruarangi, of Manurewa.

Mr Ruarangi went missing in the Manukau Heads last Wednesday, during a fishing trip with a family member.

Police and Victim Support are assisting the Ruarangi family.