Missing fishing boat located

01:00, Jan 23 2013
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LOCATED: Police divers have found the Journeyman which went missing 14 months ago.

A fishing vessel which went missing 14 months ago has been found off the coast of Timaru.

The Police National Dive Team have located and identified the Journeyman sitting in 27 metres of water, seven nautical miles off the coast of Timaru.

The vessel was found 2.5 nautical miles south of where Mr Hunter's body was found around the time the vessel was reported missing, according to search and rescue coordinator Senior Constable Brent Swanson.

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The Timaru Herald