Passengers Spot Body
An upsetting discovery this afternoon for people waiting on Brkenhead wharf for the ferry.
It was a body which police now confirm as being that of a missing man, 87 year old Hoo Kim.
Mr Kim was last seen at his home address in Ellen Ave, Hillcrest, on Tuesday.
His body was found this afternoon by members of the public onboard the Birkenhead Ferry and others present at the wharf.
Police say the death has now been referred to the Coroner.
Mr Kim’s next of kin have been informed and ask to have their privacy respected at this time