Missing Levin man's body found

Thursday 26 April 2012, 11:50AM
By New Zealand Police


The body of missing 21-year-old Luke Rickett was found yesterday in a forestry area on the outskirts of Levin.

Detective Sergeant Sarn Paroli, Horowhenua CIB, said that the body was found in part of the Kohitere Forest, east of Levin, by a group of the young man’s friends who were searching for him.

Police said family members have been advised.  A post mortem will be held today and the death referred to the coroner.