The family of the young man whose body was recovered from Windermere yesterday have said they've been overwhelmed by the support of local people.
The heartbroken parents of Matthew Jordan were speaking at a news conference in the Lake District this afternoon.
The family of Matthew Jordan have issued a statement thanking people for their “support and kind words and actions”.
Cumbria Police confirmed a body recovered from Windermere is that of missing Matthew Jordan, 20, from Teesside, who disappeared in March.
A Facebook group set up by people in Windermere to help find the missing Middlesbrough man Matthew Jordan now has around 4,000 members.