Body found near Isle of Wight

A body has been found in waters off the Isle of Wight this afternoon.

Body is missing sailor

Hany Nabil Mustapha
Hany Nabil Mustapha Credit: Dorset Police

Dorset Police have confirmed that a body found off the Isle of Wight this afternoon is that of a missing sailor from London. Hany Nabil Mustapha's boat was found unmanned on Saturday 27th October. His family have been informed, but formal identification has not yet taken place.

Body found near Isle of Wight

A body has been found in waters off the Isle of Wight this afternoon.

The body was spotted by the crew of HMS Brocklesby off the east coast of the Isle of Wight at 12.50pm and Bembridge Lifeboat was sent to recover it.

It has not yet been formally identified.

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