Police release name of man found dead in Waikato River

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Taupo police have released the name of the man found dead in the Waikato River at Reid's Farm yesterday.

He was 32-year-old Brent Christoffersen, of Masterton.

The death is not thought to be suspicious and will be referred to the Coroner.

Police have extended their thoughts to Christoffersen's family and friends.

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