Body of North Perth man found in Huntsville area

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A North Perth man who was reported missing in the Huntsville area was found dead late Monday morning.

Police have identified the deceased as 45-year-old Casey Bast.

Investigators found the body in an area near Hoodstown Shores Raod in Huntsville, recovering the body from the water.

A post-mortem has been ordered by the coroner.

According to Huntsville OPP, the death is not being considered suspicious.

Bast was the former president of Listowel Ford between 2006 and 2016 before becoming the sales manager at a business in the Muskoka area in 2018.