Missing man's body recovered from river at Taree

Simon McCarthy
By Simon McCarthy
Updated January 23 2022 - 3:53am, first published January 22 2022 - 5:33am

Searchers have found the body of a man reported missing after entering a river at Taree Saturday morning.


Simon McCarthy

Simon McCarthy

Digital Journalist, Newcastle Herald

Simon McCarthy is a digital journalist working at the Newcastle Herald in NSW. He writes and produces video and multimedia for the Herald and Herald Weekender magazine, and co-produces the Toohey's News podcast. McCarthy has worked as a journalist in regional NSW since 2013. He joined the newsroom of the Newcastle Herald in 2017 from the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth where he worked from 2015 to 2016.