Suspected body of missing Briton found on Tioman island: Malaysian media

Body discovered in search for missing British tourist Gareth Huntley, Malaysian newspaper reports

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 04 June, 2014, 4:51pm
UPDATED : Wednesday, 04 June, 2014, 4:51pm

A search party looking for 34-year-old tourist Gareth Huntley on a Malaysian resort island has found a body believed to be that of the missing Briton, a media report said on Wednesday.

Huntley, who was volunteering in Malaysia, was reported missing from Tioman island on May 27.

The Star newspaper quoted local police saying the corpse was found on Wednesday afternoon in a pond on Tioman island off Malaysia’s east coast.