Michael Massie, 20, has been sentenced at Christchurch District Court for taking police on a 700km chase across the South Island.

Unidentified body found under bridge


A body has been found underneath the Riwaka-Motueka bridge this afternoon.

Senior Sergeant Steve Collins says Police have just arrived on the scene and are working to establish the person’s identity and the events leading up to the death.

More to come.