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Missing canoeist Lake Te Anau Found Dead

Missing canoeist Lake Te Anau

Police confirm that they have recovered the body of the 24 year old man who went missing on Lake Te Anau whilst canoeing yesterday.

The body was located a short distance from his canoe at Brod Bay.

The name of the man is yet to be confirmed, but he is not from New Zealand.

Dave Raynes
Senior Sergeant

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