3 May 2017

Man's body found in Manukau Heads

4:19 pm on 3 May 2017

A body found in Manukau Heads, south of Auckland, is believed to have been a missing Manurewa man, police say.

Police said Timothy John Watkins, 58, was reported missing on Monday and his body was found this afternoon.

Mr Watkins was near the motorcycle he was reported to have been riding at the time he disappeared.

Police said they were carrying out inquiries into his death.