Body of man missing from South Coast located

Tuesday, 26 July 2022 12:07:05 PM

The body of a man missing from the state’s South Coast has been located.

The 59-year-old man was last seen about 9am yesterday (Monday 25 July 2022) at a unit on Clarke Street, Narooma, and was reported missing when he failed to attend a medical appointment in Moruya.

Officers attached to South Coast Police District were notified and commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.

Following inquiries, the body of a man was located by police on Cemetery Road, Narooma, just before 8.30am today (Tuesday 26 July 2022).

While the body is yet to be formally identified, it is believed to be that of the missing man.

Initial inquiries indicate the man’s death is not suspicious.

Police would like to thank the media and public for their assistance.

A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.