- Upon vanishing in 2016, Dale was last observed departing his residence to grab breakfast and a newspaper after returning from a trip.
- The remnants of Dale Nicholson were recently discovered in a sunken car by the crew of Downunder Divers on Sunday, January 22.
- As per Tasmanian police, potential explanations for this tragic demise could include suicide, homicide, natural causes, or a misadventure.
The report about Dale Nicholson’s disappearance was publicized on December 10, 2016, following the 61-year-old man’s disappearance after he exited his residence.
According to Dailymail on Monday, 23rd January 2023, the remains of Dale Nicholson were found in a submerged car by the team of Downunder Divers.
The police announced, “Official identification is pending. A report will be compiled for the coroner.”
The coroner mentioned that there could be various explanations for Mr. Nicholson’s unfortunate demise.
Possible reasons might be suicide, homicide, natural causes, or a misadventure.
One possible rationale for Mr. Nicholson taking his own life might be that he was a patient battling severe depression and had been undergoing treatment since 2010.
In 2016, Dale was last observed departing his residence to grab breakfast and a newspaper after returning from a trip.
Dale’s family reported him missing on December 11, 2016. The police conducted a thorough search in the vicinity but could not find any clues or remains that could provide a lead.
The individual was driving a blue Ford sedan 35 km northwest of Hobart before he disappeared without leaving behind a single trace. A report was released in 2022 stating that Dale Nicholson had died, with the cause of death being unknown. The report lacked credible sources.
According to the family, the man had a strong bond with his late mother and three sisters. Mr. Nicholson’s friends also affirmed that a sudden disappearance was out of character for him.
As per the diving team that discovered the remains, the car was located by sonar in the river with fishing nets inside.