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Body found in search for man missing

The body was found near a small stream on Marlas Road Credit: Google Maps

A body has been found in the search for a missing man in Pyle, Bridgend.

Officers were searching for Alan Gowans, who went missing from the North Cornelly area on August 7th.

The body was discovered near a small stream on Marlas Road, shortly after 7.30pm yesterday (September 13th).

South Wales Police said:

The death is currently being treated as unexplained while enquiries continue.

– South Wales Police statement

Formal identification has yet to take place but Mr Gowans’ next of kin have been informed.