A body has been found in a river in Nelson this afternoon.
Police were called to the scene, at Maitai River near Nile St, about 1.15pm after a member of the public alerted authorities.
Police said indications were that the person had been swimming in a nearby waterhole.
Just before 2pm, authorities said efforts were being made to recover the body.
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