Tragic find as missing elderly man’s body is pulled from dry creek bed

Tragic find as a missing elderly man’s body is pulled from a dry creek bed in remote bushland after close knit community spent days searching

  • A body believed to be that of a missing elderly NSW man found in creek bed  

The search for a missing elderly man from NSW has ended in tragedy after his body was found in a remote creek bed. 

The 82-year-old man had been missing from his Bateau Bay home, north of Sydney, since 5pm on January 4. 

An extensive land and air search was conducted with the help of the close-knit community and public appeals for information from local police.  

More to follow.