Body confirmed as missing teen

Ciaran Sweeney Credit: ITV News Central

The body of a teenager found at a quarry in Mansfield has been confirmed as that of missing school boy Ciaran Sweeney.

The 14-year-old had been missing from his home in Mansfield since 14th September. Underwater search teams found a body at Ratcher Hill Quarry in Southwell Road on Tuesday.

A post-mortem examination on Ciaran's body has taken place. Police have told ITV News it will be several weeks before the results are back.

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Body confirmed as missing teen

Police have confirmed that the body found at a quarry in Mansfield on Tuesday is that od local teen, Ciaran Sweeney who has been missing for more than a fortnight.