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Missing 45-year-old man found dead: Huntsville OPP

On Sunday, officers say they were called to help find a missing man, who was last known to be in the Hoodstown Shores Road area in Huntsville, Ont. Nathan Denette / The Canadian Press

A 45-year-old North Perth man who was reported missing was found dead late Monday morning, Huntsville OPP say.

On Sunday, officers say they were called to help find a man who was last known to be in the Hoodstown Shores Road area in Huntsville, Ont.

The deceased man, who was found by police at about 11:40 a.m. Monday, has been identified as Casey Bast, officers say.

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Currently, the death isn’t being investigated as suspicious, according to Huntsville OPP Const. Jeff Handsor.

Handsor said the body was recovered from the water.

A post-mortem has been ordered by the coroner, and the investigation will continue under the Office of the Chief Coroner.

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