Nova Scotia

Body found in Glace Bay woods

Cape Breton Regional Police are investigating the discovery of a body in a wooded area near Glace Bay.

Cape Breton Regional Police are investigating the discovery of a body in a wooded area near Glace Bay.

Police said a hunter discovered the dead man on a road in Broughton on Friday morning. A vehicle was nearby.

Staff Sgt. Stephen MacKinnon said the man is believed to be in his 30s. He said there was no obvious sign of trauma and the body may have been there for several days.

MacKinnon said investigators believe they know the man's identity, but he cannot confirm whether it's the man who disappeared from his Glace Bay home on Monday.

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