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Body found in search for missing man

Credit: Gloucestershire Constabulary

A body has been found in the search for missing man Lee Searle.

Officers looking for the 44-year-old, who had gone missing from the Chepstow area on 21 August, found the body near Lee's home address.

Formal identification has not yet taken place, but Lee's next of kin and the coroner have been informed.

Enquiries are currently continuing into the death.

Police concerned for welfare of missing man

Lee Searle Credit: Gloucestershire Constabulary

Police say they are concerned for the welfare of a man who has gone missing from the Chepstow area.

44-year-old Lee Searle was last seen at around 5pm yesterday (21 August), in Sedbury, Gloucestershire and was holding a carrier bag.

Gloucestershire Police said:

He is described as 5ft 10ins tall, with short dark brown hair, of medium build and has a beard.

– Gloucestershire Police

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Crash closes A466 both ways at Chepstow

The A466 Wye Valley link road at Chepstow is closed in both directions due to a serious accident.

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Traffic Wales says vehicles are queueing between M48 J2 (Newhouse Interchange) and A48 / Fair View (Highbeech Roundabout, Chepstow).

It is currently unclear as to how many vehicles are involved in the collision.

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Chepstow woman's death treated as suspicious, police say

Gwent Police say they are treating the death of 35-year-old Stacey Henderson, who was found dead with her husband in Chepstow as suspicious.

Credit: Family photo

Officers were called to an address on Ruffets Close in Chepstow on Friday 19th June where Stacey's body was found along with her husband Nigel, 52.

Police say the death of Nigel Henderson is not being treated as suspicious and they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

The families of those involved are being supported by officers.

The inquest for the couple will open this afternoon.

Tributes paid to couple found dead in Chepstow

Tributes have been paid to a couple who were found dead at a property in Chepstow.

Nigel and Stacey Henderson were found at a property in Chepstow Credit: Family photo

Nigel and Stacey Henderson were found at a property on Ruffets Close on Friday.

Mr Henderson, originally from Bristol, was said to be suffering from a chronic illness.

Nigel will be sorely missed by his children, his sister, two brothers and all his friends in Chepstow and his hometown of Bristol.

– Nigel Henderson's family

The deaths are still being treated as unexplained at this time. Officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

Taken from this life too early, our wonderful and much loved daughter. It is beyond belief and she will be forever in our hearts.

– Stacey Henderson's family

Police name two people found dead in Chepstow

Police have named two people who were found dead at a house in Chepstow.

Nigel Henderson, 52, and Stacey Henderson, 35, were found at a property on Ruffets Close on Friday.

The bodies were found at an address on Ruffets Close in Chepstow

The deaths are still being treated as unexplained.

Family and friends of Nigel Mark Henderson were distraught on learning of his untimely death. A long term sufferer of chronic illness, the 52 year old’s cause of death has yet to be ascertained.

– Family of Nigel Henderson

The family of Stacey Henderson have paid tribute to a 'wonderful and much loved daughter'.

Police are continuing their investigation into the deaths.

Police investigation after two found dead in Chepstow

Police are carrying out investigations after two people were found dead at an address in Chepstow.

The bodies were found at an adress on Ruffets Close in Chepstow. Credit: Google Maps

A 52-year-old man and a 35-year-old woman were found by Gwent Police officers at an address on Ruffets Close in the town on Friday morning.

The deaths are currently being treated as unexplained, with officers carrying out enquiries to establish the circumstances.

Police aren't looking for anyone else in connection to the incident and the familes of those involved are being supported.

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