HALIFAX – Missing sailor Benoit Bilodeau was found dead Monday afternoon on a wooded trail not far from 12 Wing Shearwater where he went missing last month.
At 1:22 p.m., Halifax District RCMP were called by someone who discovered the body on Shearwater Flyer Trail, off of Howard Avenue.
Foul play is not suspected, according to a Nova Scotia RCMP press release.
Leading Seaman Bilodeau, 48, was last seen on
Nov. 21 near a bus stop in front of 12 Wing Shearwater.
The Special Investigations Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigations Division is investigating along with the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service; the Nova Scotia Medical Examiner is also involved.