Body of Missing Swimmer Found

Man has been missing since Monday

22 January 2019

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9 News Riverina

Police have confirmed the body of a 20 year old Junee man who went missing in the Murrumbidgee River near Wagga on Monday has been found.

Officers say he was located deceased just after 7pm last night, downstream of Oura Beach where he was last seen.

Inspector Adrian Telfer says it’s a tragic reminder of the power of the water environment and has urged locals to make safety a priority when in or around the water.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

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