7 Nov 2010

Search for missing diver called off for the night

9:20 pm on 7 November 2010

The search for a diver missing off Raglan, on the North Island's West Coast, was called off on Sunday evening.

The diver who was 18 kilometres from shore, was reported missing just before 3pm on Sunday.

Inspector Ian Brooker, from the Police Northern Communications centre, says a coast guard vessel is due to resume searching at first light on Monday.