Body found in River Ely in Cardiff

South Wales Police says a body has been found in the River Ely, near Penarth Road in Cardiff.

Formal identification has not yet taken place.

The family of 34-year-old Ben Thompson from Haverfordwest, who has been missing for more than a month after watching Wales play in the Six Nations, has been informed and are being kept updated by family liaison officers.


Rugby fan's body identified

South Wales Police says the body found in the River Ely on Tuesday is that of missing Haverfordwest man Ben Thompson. The 34-year-old went missing in February after going to a Six Nations game in the capital.