28 Jan 2017

Man's body washes up on Kapiti Coast

12:51 pm on 28 January 2017

A member of the public discovered a man's body on the rocks at Paekakariki this morning.

Police said the body was found around 9.15am, and the man's death was not believed to be suspicious or self inflicted.

A formal identification of the man is expected to be completed this afternoon and a post-mortem will be carried out tomorrow.

Police said the man's death would be referred to the coroner.