Body found in Napier

The body of a woman has been found this morning at the Hardinge Road beach area.

While formal identification is yet to take place, Police believe the body is likely to be that of a missing person reported this morning by family.

At this stage it does not appear to be suspicious.

The death will be referred to the Coroner.

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