Otara police are struggling to identify a man who is believed to have collapsed and died while jogging in East Tamaki today.
The man was found at Otamariki Park on the corner of Bairds Rd and East Tamaki Rd, Otara, at 12.20pm.
A police spokesman said officers had made "every effort" in the local area to locate anyone who may know the man and now want to hear from friends or family members.
The man is described as a male Maori or Pacific Islander, thought to be about 40. He was wearing lycra running shorts, a black lycra running top, black running shoes and a white cap.
He has a Mohawk hairstyle.
The man also has distinctive facial tattoos and a dragon tattoo on his throat.
The investigating officer is Constable Roger Sau and who can be contacted at the Otara Police Station at tell 272 0900.
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