BODY IDENTIFIED: Calls for help spark ID of hinterland body

SCENE: The site where the man's body was found in Obi Obi Creek.
SCENE: The site where the man's body was found in Obi Obi Creek. john mccutcheon

DETECTIVES have been able to successfully identify the body of a man pulled from a hinterland creek on Thursday evening.

The man's body was pulled from Obi Obi Creek in Maleny and a call for public assistance sparked a positive identification.

A police spokesman said the death had been deemed non-suspicious and the crime scene had been finalised, with a report now being prepared for the coroner.

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