RCMP say body found along Restigouche River identified as man reported missing in January

A body found along the Restigouche River has been identified as a man reported missing in January. 

RCMP say the body, which was discovered on Tuesday, has been identified as 59-year-old Lawrence Caissie of Campbellton. 

Caissie was last seen leaving the Campbellton Regional Hospital on January 4th and was reported missing to police the next day. 

Police say they're continuing to investigate the exact cause of death, but add foul play is not believed to be involved.