A man reported missing from Natuashish Friday morning has been found dead.
A 51-year-old snowmobiler from the community left by himself on Monday afternoon and was heading to an area west of the community known as Border Beacon.
An extensive search was conducted. The man was located just before dark Saturday evening approximately six kilometres southeast of the community beside his skidoo and was dead.
The name of the man is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. The cause of death is still under investigation as this time.