Body found in Bombala in search for missing man

June 17, 2024 7:05 am in by

A body has been found during an extensive search for a missing Cooma man.

The body of a 56-year-old man, who was known to frequent areas on the Far South Coast, including Tathra Beach, was discovered in Bombala around 12:15pm on Sunday (June 16).

While the body is yet to be formally identified, it is believed to be that of a man who was reported missing from Cooma on the 10th of June.

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When he was unable to be located or contacted, officers attached to Monaro Police District were notified and commenced inquiries into his whereabouts.

A NSW Polise Spokesperson said initial inquiries indicated there were no suspicious circumstances around the death and a report will be prepared for the Coroner.

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

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