Police find body just 24 hours after man went missing

Officers hunting for a missing Leicester man have found a body in Nottinghamshire.

The man was found in a churchyard in Mapperley, Nottingham, at around 4pm yesterday - just 24 hours after he was reported missing.

Police have confirmed the body is that of 45-year-old John Douglas, who went missing from his home in Leicester the previous afternoon.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.

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