The body of an 81-year-old Tauranga man has been found in
shallow water at Pilot Bay, Mt Maunganui.
A member of the public phoned about 10.40am to report seeing
a body, said Police Northern Communications shift manager
Inspector Andy Brill.
Police are not treating the death as suspicious. The death
will be reported to the coroner.
The man's identity will not be released until next of kin
have been notified, police said.
Cordons are in place at Pacific Ave and traffic is being
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