Missing Port Hawkesbury man found deceased

September 1, 2017
Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia

News release

The RCMP has located the body of Patrick William Timmons of Port Hawkesbury, who was reported missing on August 22.

At approximately 5:30 p.m. last evening, the body of Mr. Timmons was located in the Port Malcolm area. Foul play is not suspected. The Nova Scotia Medical Examiner will conduct an autopsy to determine cause of death.

A Department of Natural Resources helicopter was utilized during the search.

The RCMP would like to thank the public for their assistance, shares and retweets on social media.

Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Mr. Timmons during this very difficult time.


Contact information

Cpl. Dal Hutchinson
Media Relations Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Cell: 902-830-5695

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