Victim of New Year's Day drowning named

  • 06/01/2016
Victim of New Year's Day drowning named

Police have named the man who drowned at a swimming hole near Tauranga on New Year's Day as a 29-year-old local.

Quincy Anthony Gaskin, from the Omanawa area, got into difficulties near Kaiate Falls on January 1.

Emergency services were called but Mr Gaskin died at the scene.

Police are investigating on behalf of the coroner.

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