Body found during search for fisherman in Waihi

Body found during search for fisherman in Waihi
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Police have located a body in the search for a missing fisherman in Waihi.

The body was found on Tuesday afternoon in the water at the northern end of Homunga Bay.

Two men went missing after fishing in the area on Sunday. One of the pair was found that day, and police have been searching for the second man since then.

Formal identification will take place on Wednesday to determine if the second body belongs to the fisherman.

Newshub.