Police have made a fresh appeal for information on George Ford, who went missing from his home in Stroud.
George left his home on Slad Road at around 3am on Sunday morning.
The 20 year old Nottingham University student is around 6ft 1ins tall, with brown, wavy shoulder length hair.
He was last seen wearing a green t-shirt with ‘Hitchhike Morocco’ on the front, grey combat trousers, a brown satchel bag and black DC trainers with blue detail.
Police discovered a body at around 3pm yesterday in the River Frome between Wallbridge and Cainscross.
Formal identification of the body is expected to take place early next week.
Police are keen to trace his movements between 3am and 9am on Sunday December 16.
Anyone with information that could help the investigation should call police on 101 quoting incident 315 of December 18.