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Inspector Mark Henderson, of North Yorkshire Police said:
Police have confirmed the identity of a man found dead in the River Ouse in York on Saturday as Chris Baker.
The 29-year-old had been missing since December 20, and was last seen climbing over the Skeldergate Bridge in York. Officers say they do not believe there are any suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.
Police have confirmed that a man's body has been recovered from the River Ouse in York.
Officers were called to near the Millenium Bridge at 3:15pm on Saturday after a member of the public reported seeing a body in the river. The man was recovered from the river with the assistance of North Yorkshire and Fire and Rescue Service.
Police said it's too early to confirm the man's identity.