Body recovered in the Marlborough Sounds

Body recovered in the Marlborough Sounds
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Police have released the name of the free diver who disappeared in the Marlborough Sounds on Tuesday.

He was 25-year-old Baden Pierce McNab from Owaka.

A body was recovered by the Police Dive Squad near Titi Island in the Marlborough Sounds this afternoon.

It has yet to be formally identified, but is believed to be Mr McNab.

He went missing just before 3.20pm on Tuesday. 

Next of kin have been notified.

Newshub.