Police searching for a missing fisherman have located a second body in Homunga Bay, near Waihi Beach.
Two men went missing in the area on March 11.
A father and son out fishing discovered the 25-year-old man’s body floating in the waves near the shore, says Waikato police Senior Sergeant Charles Burgess.
"The friend he was fishing was still outstanding."
Police have been searching for the second man since then and say they found a second body in the water in the north end of Homunga Bay on Tuesday afternoon.
The body is believed to be that of the other fisherman, however, formal Identification is due to take place later today, says police.
The death will be referred to the Coroner.