Body found in hospital grounds

May 1, 2023 10:43 am in by

The search for the missing 66-year-old in Muswellbrook has come to a sad conclusion, with a man’s body found near the hospital late Friday afternoon.

The man was reported missing from Muswellbrook Hospital on Tuesday evening, with a police search launched.

Police found a body in the hospital grounds around 3pm on Friday.

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While the body is yet to be formally identified, it is believed to be that of the 66-year-old man.

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