Body of missing British hiker found

David Oldman’s remains discovered by hunters 15 kilometres from where he was last seen alive

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Mr Oldman went missing four months ago after setting off on a walk from Huércal Overa to Albox

By Richard Torné

The body of missing British hiker David Oldman has been found by a group of hunters in a field in Huércal Overa, some 15 kilometres from where he was last seen alive.

Mr Oldman, a 66-year-old part-time librarian, was last seen alive on June 9, when he set off on a walk from Huércal Overa to Albox.

His remains together with his rucksack were discovered on Sunday morning in an area known as El Duende, on the outskirts of the hamlet of La Concepción, some 15 kilometres from the town of Huércal Overa.

 

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