Body found in stream

07:47, Jun 21 2013

Auckland police are asking for help in identifying a man found dead in a west Auckland stream.

Detective Sergeant Murray Free said the Asian man was found, drowned in Huruhuru Stream, Henderson, about 4pm.He was described as being about 60-years-old, of medium build, and wearing a brown zip-up jumper, blue denim jeans and white New Balance sports shoes.

Huruhuru Stream borders Henderson and Massey.

The body was found near Riverpark Reserve, at the end of Bittern Place.

The other side of the stream is accessed from Sunline Ave or Woodside Rd.A police spokesman said there was nothing to indicate foul play at this satge.

A postmortem would be conducted tomorrow, he said.

Anyone with information is asked to call DS Free on (09) 8390653.

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