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Man missing from Lake Echo found dead (update)

Police have found the body of the 52-year-old man after a Saturday afternoon search
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RCMP vehicle (Meghan Groff/

The body of the 52-year-old man who went missing from Lake Echo was found Saturday afternoon.

On Saturday afternoon, a search was conducted in a wooded area in Mineville and human remains were found.

"The death is not believed to be suspicious in nature, however, the investigation is ongoing," an RCMP news release says.

The man was last seen on March 11 at 4 p.m. His truck was located on Mineville Road at an entrance to a trail in Mineville.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Robinson should contact Halifax District RCMP at 902-490-5020. Anyone who wishes to remain anonymous can call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3 Tips App.

Chris Stoodley

About the Author: Chris Stoodley

Chris was born and raised in Halifax. After graduating from the journalism program at King's, he started as CityNews Halifax's weekend editor.
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