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.
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