Man located deceased in Murchison

Police will prepare a report for the coroner in relation to the death of a man in Murchison this morning.

A 76-year-old Tatura man who was assisting police with enquiries has been interviewed and exonerated.

The male victim, a 20-year-old Sunshine man, was located deceased on the Murchison-Violet Town Road about 3.10am by a passing motorist.

Anyone with information or who may have been travelling along Murchison-Violet Town Road at the time is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at

Lives Lost

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2018: 18

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