Body of missing man located in Sydney CBD

A man reported missing from Sydney’s CBD has been located deceased.

The 21-year-old man left his home in Marsden Park on Wednesday (25 November 2020) and was last seen at a Sydney hotel around 4pm on Thursday (26 November 2020).

Officers from Sydney City Police Area Command were notified and commenced inquiries to locate him.

As part of inquiries, police conducted a search operation at Cockle Bay about 10am today (Saturday 28 November 2020), and a man’s body was retrieved from the water.

While the body is yet to be formally identified, it is believed to be that of the missing man.

Inquiries into the incident continue, however his death is not being treated as suspicious.

Police would like to thank the public and the media for their assistance.

A report will be prepared for the information of the coroner.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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