Traralgon man located

The body of missing Traralgon man Jack Strong was found on Monday afternoon, two days after he went missing.

Police air wing located the 19-year-old in bushland near the Thomson Dam in the Baw Baw National Park.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.

A silver Mitsubishi Lancer, which police reported Mr Strong to be driving, was located nearby. Police will prepare a report for the coroner.

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Body found in car

The body of a man was found inside his car on Thexton Street, Traralgon on Monday morning.

The 26-year-old Traralgon man was found by a housemate, police said, and could have been dead “for up to 48 hours”. Police will investigate whether a medical condition was the cause of death, which is not being treated as suspicious.

A report will be prepared for the Coroner.

Assault at Yallourn North

A man was admitted to hospital last Wednesday morning after allegedly assaulting a man at Yallourn North.

Police said the alleged offender walked down the man’s driveway shortly before the victim exited his car. The offender allegedly punched the victim in the head several times before he drove off in the victim’s car.

The offender stopped a short distance from the property before he was arrested by police.