Man’s body found in waters at Lake Macquarie

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PHOTO: Twitter

A man has been found dead, floating in waters at Lake Macquarie.

Police are appealing for public assistance after a man’s body was located in waters at Wangi Wangi, in Lake Macquarie this morning.


Police say they were called to the shore near Kent Street at Wangi Wangi just after 11am following reports of a man’s body in the water.

The body was retrieved a crime scene established.

The cause of the man’s death is unknown, and while he is yet to be formally identified, police believe he may be a 66-year-old.

Anyone who may assist police with their investigation is urged to contact Lake Macquarie Police via Crime Stoppers.