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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Missing Man Found Deceased in Wiarton

Wiarton | by Cody Misner  

OPP say he was reported missing after he didn't return from a walk.

An 83 year old man reported missing by his wife was found deceased in Bluewater Park in Wiarton on Tuesday.  

Police received the report of a missing individual shortly after 6pm.

The man's wife told OPP he left for a walk around 11a.m. that morning and hadn't returned.

Around 6:45pm OPP were notified of a man in Bluewater Park who was unresponsive.

A designate from the Ontario Coroner's office arrived and pronounced the man deceased.

His name is being withheld until next of kin are notified. 

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