Search for missing boaties concluded for night

Sunday, 17 September 2017 - 6:41pm
Tasman
Police have now concluded this afternoon’s search for the two men missing after their boat got into trouble near Smoothwater Bay on Thursday night.

The helicopter and ground teams have been searching since around 1pm today but unfortunately have not located the men.

The attached photos taken by staff today demonstrate the rugged coastline they have been searching.

Police plan to resume the search tomorrow morning but this will be weather dependent.

An update regarding plans will be provided when it is available.

ENDS

Issued by the Police Media Centre

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