Name of missing fisherman released

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The person who went missing at Kauri Point Wharf yesterday is Peato Samele Ilalio.

Senior Sergeant Eddie Lyttle said Mr Ilalio was 40-years-old and was from Auckland.

He said the search for Mr Ilalio was continuing with the Police Dive squad.

"They are being assisted by other members of Police and the Waihi Beach coast guard."

- Bay of Plenty Times

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