Body found in car confirmed as missing Gladstone man

Gladstone man Leslie Shulze.
Gladstone man Leslie Shulze. 7 News Central Queensland

POLICE have confirmed the body found inside a vehicle pulled from the water at Toolooa Bends boat ramp last week is that of 69-year-old missing man, Leslie Shulze.

Water Police made the discovery at 5pm, July 27 and the vehicle was pulled from the water at 8pm.

Preliminary results indicate the death was non-suspicious.

The missing car containing human remains was found by police late last month.
The missing car containing human remains was found by police late last month. Sarah Steger

Police will prepare a report for the coroner.

Mr Shulze was last seen on June 19 at the Yaralla Sports Club around 12.45pm.

Last night police worked to remove a car from the water after it was discovered at Toolooa Bends Boat Ramp.
Last night police worked to remove a car from the water after it was discovered at Toolooa Bends Boat Ramp. Sarah Steger

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.



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