Man’s body found in waters at Lake Macquarie

PHOTO: Twitter

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.


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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.