Whangaparaoa deceased named
Location: Arkles Bay Beach, Whangaparäoa
District: National Alerts
Operation Matt, Arkles Bay update
Short description: Operation Matt, Arkles Bay update
Investigation into the unexplained death of a person located at Arkles Bay Beach, Whangaparäoa on 7 January 2013.
Rodney Police have now formally identified the deceased person located at Arkles Bay Beach, Whangaparäoa on the morning of 7 January 2013.
She is Katherine BENNETT, aged 60 years of Arkles Bay.
“Elements surrounding the death of Ms BENNETT require further clarification and at this time the exact cause of her death remains unexplained.”, said Detective Senior Sergeant Brett Batty.
“We are keeping an open mind to all possibilities and we have committed significant resources to ensure the circumstances of her death are fully investigated.”
Police will be making no further comment
on this investigation until further notice.