Body of Carissa Avison found at Muriwai
Police have identified the body of a woman found in Woodhill Forest, Muriwai on Wednesday night as 21-year-old Carissa Avison.
Ms Avison was reported missing in Auckland in late January 2017.
Her death has been referred to the Coroner.
The police said in a statement their thoughts are with her family and friends at this time.