Body found in Rotherham river formally identified

The body of a man found in a Rotherham river has been formally identified.

Friday, 16th December 2016, 1:38 pm
Updated Saturday, 17th December 2016, 9:05 am
Daniel Higgs

South Yorkshire Police announced today that the body pulled from the River Don on Tuesday was that of Daniel Higgs.

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Daniel, aged 32, from Eastwood, was reported missing on Wednesday, November 23 and his body was found two weeks later.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: "Daniel’s family is receiving support from officers."