Teacher’s body found near Cue

Weekend Courier - - Front Page -

PO­LICE have con­firmed a body found dur­ing a search near Cue is that of miss­ing Rock­ing­ham Se­nior High School teacher Justin Paul Davies (48).

Mr Davies’ body was found on Wed­nes­day.

A search started af­ter the deputy principal did not re­turn to a camp at Webb’s Patch, about 24km east of Cue, at 6pm on Mon­day, Jan­uary 8.

He had been prospect­ing in the Cue area with fam­ily mem­bers.

The tem­per­a­ture ex­ceeded 40 de­grees in Cue on Mon­day, Tues­day and Wed­nes­day.

Po­lice of­fi­cers from Cue, Meekatharra, Yal­goo and Ger­ald­ton, along with SES per­son­nel and Po­lice Air Wing, joined in the search for Mr Davies.

Mr Davies was a sci­ence teacher and had been a mem­ber of the RAAF Re­serve.

Searchers have found miss­ing teacher Justin Paul Davies’ body.

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