Body of Nuriootpa man discovered overnight

Police are currently at a beach in the Mid North after the body of a 49-year-old Nuriootpa man was discovered overnight.

Police and paramedics were called to a camping ground at Telowie Beach (Germein Bay) just before 10.30pm on Thursday, February 22, where the body of a 49-year-old man from Nuriootpa was found.

A 39-year-old Port Pirie man, who is known to the victim, has been arrested and charged with murder and will appear in the Port Pirie Magistrates Court later today.

Detectives from Major Crime are assisting local detectives with the investigation.

Anyone with information that may assist the investigation is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at