Body discovered in Auckland lake believed to be of missing man

Police believe a body found in Lake Pupuke on Auckland's North Shore is that of a 56-year-old man reported missing by his family last week. 

Source: 1 NEWS

Police say they believe the body is that of Anthony Raymond Clarke.

The body was found by a member of the public just after 5pm and the area was cordoned off by police, with the dive squad brought in.

Police say they are working through the formal identification process and will issue an update once that is complete.