22 Nov 2015

Body found on New Brighton beach

12:20 pm on 22 November 2015

A man's body was found on the beach by New Brighton Pier in Christchurch this morning.

Police say a member of the public found the body at about 7am. They do not know who the man is or how he got there.

They describe him as a Pakeha aged about 40 or 50.

The man's body has been removed and police are investigating.