Police close down Albany Highway after finding body of man believed to be Ian Collett

Police close down Albany Highway after finding body of man believed to be Ian Collett

POLICE believe they have found the body of missing Canning Vale grandfather Ian Collett.

The man’s body was found in bushland along Albany Highway near Hakea Road in Ashendon.

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Albany Highway is closed to passenger vehicles as a result of the discovery.

Only large trucks are being let through.

Mr Collett’s family spoke to Community News recently about their continued search for the grandfather and their desire to find closure.

The initial search was called off on May 28 after Mr Collett went missing on May 19.