The man whose body was pulled from Wellington Harbour
yesterday has been identified.
Graham Hutcheon, 57, from Upper Hutt, was believed to be a
passenger on an Interislander ferry on Sunday night.
Police found his body yesterday afternoon. A post-mortem
examination was completed today, and police are awaiting the
"We are continuing to work with the Interislander to
establish if he was a passenger on the 8pm sailing on
Sunday," said Detective Senior Sergeant Mike Sears.
Police are also searching his vehicle, which was found a
short distance from the ferry terminal.
Mr Hutcheon's body was first sighted by boaties near the
Pencarrow part of the coastline.
- By Derek Cheng of APNZ