Body of missing biochemist David Hampton found in Newport

Gwent Police say the body of a man found in Newport on Sunday afternoon is that of the missing biochemist Dr David Hampton.

Search parties had spent the weekend looking for the sixty-four-year-old, who disappeared on Thursday.

Mike Griffiths reports

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Missing Newport man found dead

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.