Body found near Waihi Beach

Police are investigating after a body has been found north of Waihi Beach. File photo.

A person's body has been found in the water in the Western Bay of Plenty.

The body was found near the rocks at Homunga Bay, north of Waihi Beach.

Police were notified around 2.20pm on Sunday.

A police spokesperson says enquiries were under way to identify the person and notify their next of kin.


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