A physique has been found in the search for a missing Newcastle man, police have confirmed.
On Saturday, Edwin Jones, 60, was reported as missing after he was final seen leaving an handle on Jenifer Grove, Heaton.
Police launched an investigation and an pressing search was carried out.
Officers additionally appealed for assist from the general public and launched an outline of Edwin.
However, final evening officers positioned the physique of a male in the Coach Lane space of Newcastle.
Formal identification has but to happen however it’s believed to be that of Edwin.
His household are being supported by specially-trained household liaison officers right now.
Superintendent Steve Ammari, of Northumbria Police, stated: “This is an extremely unhappy conclusion to this investigation and our ideas exit to Edwin’s household.
“We will proceed to supply them any help they want right now.
“I want to thank members of the general public who helped to share the attraction.
“Enquiries are ongoing into the circumstances surrounding the dying, however at this stage there’s not believed to be any third occasion involvement.”