Missing Nelson man found dead

The deceased man had been missing since last week

Missing Nelson man found dead

A Nelson man missing since last week has been found dead, according to a news release from the Nelson Police Department.

The man was reported missing by the police on Saturday after friends said he had not been seen since Thursday.

The deceased’s name is not being released at this time until his family has been located and notified, the police news release said.

The cause of death is not considered suspicious at this time and the investigation has been turned over to the BC Coroners Service.