Police are investigating the discovery of a body on a Napier beach this morning.
A member of the public found the body of a middle-aged woman near a toilet block about 9.30am and raised the alarm.
Police have cordoned off a section of Westshore Beach reserve near James St.
Detective sergeant Nic Clere said police are still investigating how the woman died.
A campervan parked in the reserve carpark has been towed away for closer inspection.
Mr Clere said he wanted to hear from anyone who saw a white campervan near Westshore Beach yesterday or today.
People with information can call the Napier police on 06 8310 700.
More information to follow as it becomes available.
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