Kings District RCMP locate body of missing Lockhartville man

The body of an 83-year-old man from Lockhartville, who was reported missing early this morning, has been found. 

Kings District RCMP say his body was located in Davidson Lake in Hants County shortly before 3 a.m. 

They say the man left his home around 2 p.m. Wednesday to go fishing in the lake and that his family contacted the police when he didn't return home. 

Police say foul play has been ruled out in his death, but an autopsy will be conducted by the Nova Scotia Medical Examiner's Office.