1492402641309 - Body found in Tauranga Harbour

Body found in Tauranga Harbour

A body has been found near Pudney Rocks in Tauranga Harbour.

Police were notified of the discovery about 1.45pm on Monday.

Inquiries were continuing as to how the body came to be in the water.

The identity of the deceased could not be confirmed until a formal forensic examination, police said.