Tragic end to search for missing runner

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The body of missing Emu Plains man Rhys Sutton has been found by police.

Police and SES crews conducted a search for Mr Sutton after he failed to return home from an early morning run in Emu Plains this morning.

About 4.15am, the 26-year-old left his house at Jacob King Place for his regular morning run.

Mr Sutton usually returns no later than 5.30am as he then heads to work. He failed to return home and did not turn up to work.


Late this afternoon, the search came to a tragic end when Mr Sutton’s body was found.

There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.

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