THE body of a British man reported missing for a week from his Costa Blanca home has been found 70 kilometres away in a parked car next to a reservoir.
Christopher Webb, 87, was last spotted in Javea on February 13.
His car, a Mazda station wagon, was also missing from his home
A Guardia Civil appeal on Wednesday said that locating the grey-coloured vehicle would be crucial in finding Mr.Webb.
A Javea area search including the use of a Guardia helicopter came to nothing.
On Sunday, the grey Mazda vehicle was spotted parked by the Bellus reservoir, in Beniganim- some 70 kilometres north-west of Javea.
Police officers discovered Mr.Webb’s body inside the car.
No more information has been provided.