Halton Regional Police believe they have found the body of a Burlington, Ont., man who has been missing for nearly a month.

David Thomson

David Thomson, 24, was first reported missing to police in August, but his family says that he had been missing since July 28. (Halton Regional Police)

Police say that David Thomson, 24, was reported missing earlier this month, but his family said he had been missing since July 28.

During a grid search of the Appleby Line and Upper Middle Road area on Monday, police say they found a body in a wooded area.

Police say they believe that Thomson's body has been found, though the formal identification has yet to occur.

His family has been notified of the discovery. Police do not suspect foul play in his death.