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