The day after he was reported missing, police found the body of 41-year-old Sheldon Richard in Wallerfield on Tuesday afternoon.
A police media release on Wednesday reported that around 1.15 pm police were called to the Cumuto Main Road, near the old entrance of the Wallerfield Race Track, where they found a white Nissan Tiida.
They found Richards’ body in the trunk. A district medical officer declared Richards dead.
One of Richardss relatives also visited the scene and told police he understood the car had been there since Monday.
An autopsy is expected to be done on Richards’ body.
Aima police are continuing enquiries.