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Body found in river is missing Ian Bell

Police searching for Ian Bell from Sunnybrow, who fell into the River Wear in County Durham, have confirmed that they have found his body.

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Team of rescuers arrive to help search for Ian Bell

A group of volunteer water search and rescuers have arrived from Derbyshire to help police with the search for missing Ian Bell.

The search now extends from Sunnybrow to Chester-le-Street.

The fire service say they have been overwhelmed by the public response for help and are urging people to take care while on the river bank.

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