Body found in search for Stephen Lowe

Body found in search for Stephen Lowe

Southern

Please attribute to Senior Sergeant Cynthia Fairley:

Around 3:30pm this afternoon Police searching for missing Dunedin man Stephen Lowe recovered a body from the Catlins Conservation Park, near McLean Falls.

While formal identification is yet to take place, Police believe it is Mr Lowe.

His family has been informed and support is being provided to them. They ask that media respect their privacy at this time.

Police would like to thank everyone who has participated in the search for Mr Lowe over the last couple of weeks. 

ENDS

Issued by Police Media Centre