7 Dec 2012

Body in burnt-out car identified

8:16 pm on 7 December 2012

A man found dead in a burnt-out vehicle near Taupo has been identified.

The body of Marcelo Jose Luis Pazzelli was found in the vehicle in Kinleith Forest between Taupo and Tokoroa on Wednesday.

Police are not treating the 41-year-old's death as suspicious and have referred it to the Coroner.