A body found in a Rotorua park has not been identified and
police are appealing for help.
The man's body was found yesterday in Linton Park and police
are not treating his death as suspicious.
The man was described as Maori or Polynesian, possibly aged
in his 20s, 190cm tall with short, black hair and short
He was wearing khaki Dickies shorts and shirt, red Nike shoes
and a blue Bulldogs cap.
Detective Sergeant Tony Colby said police were appealing for
help as a last resort.
"We fully appreciate the sensitivity of this matter and
making a public appeal of this nature is not a decision we
take lightly; we only take this step when we have exhausted
all other avenues," he said.
"It is important to us that we do everything possible to
return this man to his family."
Anyone with information can contact Rotorua Police on 07 348