Police find body of Cow Head man

Published on July 28, 2014

Police in Western Newfoundland have recovered the body of a Cow Head man who was reported missing last week.

The body was found Monday morning just north of Shallow Bay near Lower Head, according to a Rocky Harbour RCMP news release. Police and the Bonne Bay Ground Search and Rescue Team were assisted by a provincial government helicopter in locating the body.

The man, whose name has not been released, was reported missing last Tuesday. He was last seen at the wharf in Cow Head before leaving the area on an ATV. The ATV was subsequently recovered.