By Caroline Lawal | October 5, 2020
Fisher Man Missing

Fisher Man Missing – A search has been launched for a fisherman who went missing off Auckland’s west coast.

It is clear the fisherman fell into the water off Kauwahaia Island on Monday afternoon.

Police were notified  shortly after 1pm. A spokesman stated that it was determined one person out of a group of fisherman was missing.

The police Eagle helicopter carried out an aerial search on Monday afternoon, but all effort to locate him failed.

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Ground and water-based searches will recommence near the island.