Gwent Police confirm they have found the body of missing Newport biochemist David Hampton.
Dr Hampton, 64, worked at the Royal Gwent Hospital.
He disappeared on the evening of May 23 after telling his family he was going to a local shop.
A man has gone missing from his home in Newport. David Hampton was reported missing from his home in Pill on Thursday.
The 64 year old is white, around 5ft 8ins tall, of stock build with grey short shaved hair and sometimes wears glasses. He was last seen wearing a navy jumper, light blue shirt, grey jeans and black shoes.