Body of Missing Teenager is found

Police have confirmed a body recovered from the River Wear is that of missing 16-year-old Colin Dodds. He got into difficulties while swimming with two friends yesterday.

His body was found by police divers at 4.20am this morning at the bottom of a pool of water, close to where he was last seen.

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Teenager pulled from river

An inquest has opened and been adjourned into the death of a teenager who died in the River Wear.