Missing Casino man David Wood.
Missing Casino man David Wood.

Missing Casino man found dead

THE body of Sapper David Wood, Combat Engineer of Casino was found near his home on Saturday afternoon, after intense searches from emergency services.

Police said they were yesterday afternoon called to bushland near the missing man's home at Durack Circuit, Casino where the body was found.

It was a tragic end to an intensive search by police, army, friends and members of the Wood family.

Mr Wood disappeared from his Casino home on Wednesday, May 22.

A formal identification of the body is still to take place.



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