Search for missing fisherman, Ninepin Rock, Auckland
A search and rescue operation is underway at Ninepin Rock,
Auckland, after a fisherman was washed off rocks at Whatipu
Beach this afternoon.
Police were alerted to the incident
The operation, including Police Eagle
helicopter, Coast Guard and LandSAR, is ongoing.
from Scoop editors: This press release was sent on the
evening of the 17th and has been published as-sent.)
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