The body of a 25-year-old Moncton man who had been reported missing has been found.


Members of the Codiac Regional RCMP discovered the body on the morning of November 23, 2016, on the banks of the Petitcodiac River near Assomption and Vaughan Harvey Boulevards in Moncton.

Police made the discovery following information received from a member of the public who believed they had seen the man in that area on the night he went missing.

The man was reported missing by his family on November 21, 2016. He had last been seen in the Robinson Court area of downtown Moncton on November 20, at about 1:00 a.m.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine cause of death.

Foul play is not suspected at this time, however police are continuing to investigate in order to determine what happened.


The Codiac Regional RCMP is seeking the public's help to locate a missing 25-year-old Moncton man.

Police said, Stephane Leandre Leger was last seen in the Robinson Court area of downtown Moncton on November 20, 2016, at about 1:00 a.m. It is unusual for him to be out of contact with his family.

He is described as Caucasian, measuring approximately 6-feet tall and weighing about 210 lbs. He has dark hair that is shaved on the sides and longer on the top, brown eyes, and a goatee. He has a tattoo on his right bicep that says "Leger", as well as a tattoo on his chest and one on his calf. He was last seen wearing black pants, a blue shirt and a black vest.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Stephane Leandre Leger, or who may have seen him since November 20 is asked to contact the Codiac RCMP at 506-857-2400.

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