Rehum Prior, 20, has been missing since Nov. 1.
A body thought to be the body of a missing man is found in the Ruahine Ranges.
Police reported a member of the public found a body in an area of Ruahine Forest Park, near the Alice Nash Memorial Heritage Lodge, Saturday night.
Rehum Prior, 20, was reported missing on November 1. Police found his vehicle a week later at the Alice Nash Memorial Heritage Track near Petersons Rd and began their searches of the area.
* Police are trying to find a missing Feilding man and his car
* Police are searching for a missing Feilding man who has not been seen for a week
“While formal identification has not yet been completed, Police believe the missing person Rehum Prior, from Feilding, is the body,” said a police spokesman.
Police thanked the community and volunteers who supported the search and offered their condolences to Prior’s friends and family.
The death was referred to the coroner.