POLICE today said a body found in South Yorkshire is that of a missing shopkeeper.
The body was found in a beck, near Broadwater, Bolton Upon Dearne, yesterday, at about 3pm.
A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “Last night, the man was identified as Mohan Singh – known locally as John – who had been missing from his home in Wath-upon-Dearne, since Monday, November 26.
“Officers are not treating the incident at suspicious at this stage.
“A post mortem examination is due to be conducted later today in a bid to identify the cause of death.
“The 47-year-old had last been seen at his place of work, Spar Stores, Quarry Hill Road, Wath, at about 10.40am on November 26.”