Body 'found 20 yards' from Malaysia conservation camp

A body found in Malaysia near where missing Briton Gareth Huntley was last seen, is reportedly to have been located in the Mentawak River, some 20 yards from a kayak storage unit within the compound of the conservation camp Huntley volunteered in.

The body was reportedly found 20 miles from the conservation camp he volunteered in Credit: Google Maps

According to the Malaysian newspaper The Star, the body was behind a row of cabins which had been occupied by rescue operators over the last three days. The body was reportedly found in a nearby pond.

The Juara Turtle Camp has been cordoned off as a result, and has now become the site of a police investigation, the newspaper said.

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