Body of man found in field in South Yorkshire

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Police say a body discovered by officers in a field is believed to be that of a man reported missing from a nursing home.

Kevin Herbert, aged 58, went missing from Brookview Nursing Home on Holmley Lane, Dronfield, at around 9.50pm on Wednesday.

Officers searching for him found a body in a field next to the Boundary Academy, off Jordanthorpe Parkway, on Saturday afternoon.

A Derbyshire Police spokeswoman said: “Police would like to thank everyone who helped in the search for Mr Herbert.”