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Ohinemuri river at Waihi: Death referred to Coroner

Ohinemuri river at Waihi: Death referred to Coroner

Waikato, 13 August 2014 - Police have referred to the Coroner the death of a 3 year old boy who appears to have drowned in the Ohinemuri river at Waihi on Tuesday the 12th August 2014 at about 3.00pm. Police were first called to the address when family members discovered the boy missing. Shortly after that his body was found.

The toddlers name is Ezra TAPP.

“Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family because of this tragedy.”

Pete van de Wetering
Senior Sergeant
Hamilton

ENDS

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