18 Dec 2017

Searchers looking for missing diver find body

11:25 pm on 18 December 2017

Searchers looking for a diver who went missing in Wairarapa on Sunday have found a body.

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Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-Farrelly

The body was found on the shoreline by a member of the public at Flat Point Beach about 7.15pm.

Police said while it had not yet been formally identified, it was believed to be the body of the missing diver.

They have been in touch with the man's family.