Police search for missing kayaker near Kapiti Coast

Police search for missing kayaker near Kapiti Coast
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Police are looking for a kayaker whose empty kayak was found off the Kapiti Coast

A green kayak and paddle were found floating in the water near Raumati South, Kapiti Coast at 1.40pm on Tuesday.

Police are currently trying to confirm whether anyone was in the kayak prior to its discovery.

They say while it's possible the occupant is back on shore, police have received "conflicting information" regarding their whereabouts.

Police would like to hear from anyone with information or from the kayaker themselves.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 111.

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