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Police have identified the body found in Derbyshire’s Goyt Valley as that of missing officer, Tim Frohwein, and also confirmed the body was found by family friends.
The family of the inspector had organised and co-ordinated searches in areas of the Derbyshire peaks not yet covered by police or Mountain Rescue in their structured approach.
Police have recognised the efforts of the volunteers, after the body was found on the Grouse Moor by two friends of the family, who immediately notified nearby police officers.
The Derbyshire Constabulary have offered their condolences to the family.
Police searching for missing policeman, Tim Frohwein, have found a body in the Goyt Valley area of the Derbyshire peaks.
The body is yet to be identified, but police believe it to be that of the 48-year-old from Buxton.
Police searching for a 48-year-old missing policeman in Derbyshire have found a body.
Although the body is yet to be identified, it is believed to be that of Tim Frohwein, who went missing from his Buxton home on Sunday.
Police searching for a fellow policeman missing in Derbyshire say they have found the body of a man.
Mountain Rescue Teams have been searching the Goyt Valley near Buxton after 48-year-old Tim Frohwein went missing from his home last Sunday (17 November).
The body was discovered by officers at around 1pm today but it is yet to be formally identified.
They also said they not believe there to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding the death.
Police are searching for Tim Frohwein who has been missing from his home in Buxton since Sunday.
Derbyshire Police have released this footage of him walking down Macclesfield Old Road in Buxton at about 1.30pm on Sunday November 17.
Police searching for their missing colleague want to trace some people thought to be in the same area as missing Tim Frohwein.
Derbyshire Police have released this image of Tim Frohwein walking down Macclesfield Old Road in Buxton at about 1.30pm on Sunday November 17 just after he left home.
This is a similar walking pole to the green 'Walking Essentials' one he is thought to be carrying.
It's thought he might have gone for a walk in the nearby Peak District National Park, despite being unstable on his feet from recent knee surgery.
There are growing concerns tonight for a police officer from Derbyshire who's been missing for three days.
Tim Frohwein was last seen leaving his home in Buxton on Sunday afternoon. It's thought he might've gone for a walk in the nearby Peak District National Park, despite being unstable on his feet from recent knee surgery. Chris Halpin reports.
The family of missing Chief Inspector, Tim Frohwein, has issued a statement. Mr Frohwein has been missing from his home in Buxton since Sunday.
Police are becoming increasingly concerned as to his whereabouts.
The family of missing policeman, Tim Frohwein, are described as 'absolutely distraught' by Derbyshire Police.
Assistant Chief Constable, Dee Collins, also believes there may be members of the public that have already seen the man, and are encouraging them to get in touch.