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Police appeal for information after man's body located at Kurnell

Monday, 03 July 2017 11:46:11 AM

An investigation is underway after a man’s body was found near a lookout in southern Sydney yesterday.

Emergency services were called to Cape Solander Lookout, Kurnell, about 1.15pm (Sunday 2 July 2017), after the body of a man was seen on rocks.

PolAir assisted in the retrieval operation.

Officers from Miranda Local Area Command established a crime scene and inquiries are now underway into the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.

It’s believed the body is that of a 41-year-old Brighton-Le-Sands man.

A post mortem examination will be conducted in the coming days to determine the cause of death.

Police are appealing for information from anyone in the Kurnell area over the weekend and saw a man, with an olive complexion, with black hair, and unshaven, wearing a blue jacket with black hoodie underneath, blue pants, and black shoes or saw a red Hyundai I20.

Anyone with information, is urged to contact Miranda Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.