Police seeking information following boating incident
Police are investigating the death of a 29-year-old Tauranga
man in the Tauranga Harbour entrance on the morning of
Saturday 5 October.
Police would like to speak to anyone
who may have entered or exited Tauranga by boat between
midnight Friday 4 October and 8am Saturday 5 October.
would also like to speak to anyone fishing in the harbour
entrance or walking around the Mauao base track during the
Anyone who can assist is urged to contact
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