Name of Reedy Marsh deceased man released

Police now have family permission to release the name of the 70-year-old man who died at Reedy Marsh on Tuesday night. He is Michael Hawkes of Reedy Marsh.

Mr Hawkes’ death is understandably devastating for his family and loved ones and they ask for privacy at this difficult time.

Our thoughts and condolences are with Mr Hawkes loved ones.

A report is being prepared for the Coroner.