Body of missing Trowbridge man found

Ivan Saunders. Credit: Wiltshire Police

Wiltshire Police have found a body believed to be that of missing Trowbridge man Ivan Saunders.

The 64-year-old painter and decorator was last seen on Wednesday morning.

Officers found Mr Saunders’ unattended VW Transporter van in the car park of a pub in Newton St Loe near Bath just after 9pm last night.

A body was discovered in a wooded area nearby. Formal identification is still to be completed.

Police are not treating this death as suspicious and Mr Saunders’ next of kin have been informed.