Body found during search for missing South Yorkshire man

Officers searching for a missing South Yorkshire man have found a body.

Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 7:29 am
Updated Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 7:31 am
Christopher Thorpe

Christopher Thorpe, aged 56, was reported missing from his home in Birdwell, Barnsley, on Saturday.

Officers said a body, which has not yet been formally identified, was found in Rockley Woods, Birdwell, yesterday.

Mr Thorpe's family has been informed.

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