Sope Peters inquest

An inquest has been opened into the death of a Durham University student, whose body was found more than five weeks after he went missing.

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Full report: Sope Peters' family told body found

The family of missing American student Sope Peters has been told that a body has been found in the River Wear.

No formal identification will take place until later this week.

The Durham university student went missing in October after a night out with friends and searches were conducted across the city.

Frances Read reports.

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