Body found in River Wear is missing student

A body found in the River Wear has been identified as missing Durham University student Luke Pearce. The 19 year old went missing after a night out with friends.

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Police hand out flyers in search for missing student

Durham Police officers will hand out flyers in Durham on Saturday evening as part of the search for a missing university student.

Luke Pearce was last seen walking home after a night out Credit: Durham Police

Luke Pearce, who is 19, has not been seen since leaving he left a bar in the city in the early hours of Sunday 11th May. Searches have taken place all week along the River Wear and in nearby woodland.

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