Body found is confirmed as missing Arthur

North Wales Police have confirmed a body found in Crete is that of missing Arthur Jones. The 73-year-old went missing while on holiday on the island in June.

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Family of Arthur Jones told of body discovery

Arthur Jones went missing in Crete Credit: ITV Wales

The body of a man has been found in the search for missing Arthur Jones. It was discovered in the Chania area of northern Crete.

“Following contact with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office this morning we understand the body of a man has been recovered by Greek Authorities from a rural location in the Chania area of northern Crete. A formal identification process will take place but I can confirm the family of Denbighshire man Arthur Jones who has been missing in Crete, have been informed of developments and are assisting local police. Until a formal identification is made it would be inappropriate to comment further”

– North Wales Police spokesperson

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