Tragic end to search as police find body of missing man near Dubbo

THE body of a missing man has been located east of Dubbo on Sunday morning.

The 43-year-old was last seen about 8.30am on Thursday and was reported missing by family members.

Police from Orana Local Area Command commenced a search for the man.

About 9am on Sunday police were called to Eulomogo Creek, five kilometres east of Dubbo, after a body was discovered in a vehicle.

While a formal identification is yet to take place, the body is believed to be the missing man’s.

Investigations continue and a report will be prepared for the coroner.