A woman's body was found in a paddock near Hastings yesterday
by a horse rider, police say.
The death of Camille Reremoana Ferris, 53, of Gisborne, is
being treated as unexplained.
Detective Sergeant Darren Pritchard said Ms Ferris' body was
removed from the scene this afternoon and a post-mortem
examination was to be held on Monday.
"The results of the post-mortem will help us ascertain how
she died. Until then, we cannot confirm if the death is
suspicious or otherwise. There is still a lot of work to be
done to find out the circumstances of her death," Mr