Kayaker finds body in Waikato River

Author
Newstalk ZB staff,
Publish Date
Tue, 27 Dec 2016, 8:43PM
A stretch of the Waikato River (NZ Herald/File)
A stretch of the Waikato River (NZ Herald/File)

Kayaker finds body in Waikato River

Author
Newstalk ZB staff,
Publish Date
Tue, 27 Dec 2016, 8:43PM

A kayaker has found a body in the Waikato River.

Police were alerted to the discovery around 7pm.

The kayaker came across the body while paddling near Ann Street in Hamilton.

Police are now working to recover the body and beginning an investigation into the circumstances around the death.