Person found deceased in Puarenga Stream

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Update 2pm:

NZ Police report that the person found deceased in a Rotorua stream this morning has been identified as a 62-year-old Rotorua man.

The man's death will be referred to the Coroner.

Earlier 8.47am:

A person has been found deceased in Puarenga Stream in Rotorua this morning.

Police were notified by a member of the public just after 8am.

Enquiries are under way to identify the person and ascertain the circumstances of their death.

No further information is available at this stage.

SunLive will bring you more information soon.

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