A human bone has been discovered near a Port Macquarie beach almost a month after another bone was found in the water at the same beach.
A small bone, believed to be human, was found by passers-by on Sunday afternoon in the vicinity of Flynn's Beach, NSW Police said in a statement.
It has been seized by police and will be forensically examined. Any results will be compared with missing person records.
On June 15, a spear fisherman contacted police after finding a bone in the water at Flynn's Beach. No other items were found during a search a day later.
More bones were found by another spear-fisherman at nearby Flat Rock, east of Nobby Head, on June 17.
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