Police are appealing for public assistance following the discovery of a man’s body in bushland near the NSW-Queensland border.

About 2pm today (Friday 30 January 2009), police located the body of an unidentified male in the Border Ranges National Park near Kyogle.

A crime scene has been established and investigators from Tweed Heads Police, assisted by officers from the State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad, are examining the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.

Anyone with information concerning the man’s identity or death is asked to contact Tweed Heads Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.