4 Dec 2013

Body of second fisherman found

3:09 pm on 4 December 2013

The body of a missing Kaikoura fisherman has been recovered.

Auguste Robin Reinke, 79, set off with 75-year-old Ronald Clarence Monk to check crayfish pots on Tuesday when their boat capsized.

Mr Monk's body was located later that day in Whaler's Bay, near Kaikoura.

Police say Mr Reinke's body was found on Wednesday morning in the same area.