Missing person found deceased

UPPER BARNEY’S RIVER: The RCMP has located the body of a 78-year-old man, who was reported missing from Merigomish on February 13.

At approximately 4 p.m. on February 17, the man’s truck was located near Mill Road in Upper Barney’s River, Antigonish County. He was located nearby, and was deceased.

The investigation into the death is continuing and the RCMP said it has not made a determination about any criminality at this time.