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Body found in Looe

A man's body has been discovered by coastguards in Looe.

It happened this morning at Talland Bay.

He's not been formally identified, but the family of Michael 'John' Sanders, who's been missing from his home in Polperro, has been informed.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.


Police continue to search for missing Cornwall man

David Adams was last seen on 3rd July Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

Police in Cornwall are searching for a missing man from St Austell.

74 year old David Adams left his home on Waterling Close on the 3rd of July and has not been seen or heard from since. He took no personal possessions with him and his behaviour is said to be totally out of character.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting reference 698 3rd July.


Concern for elderly man missing from St Austell

David Adams was last seen on the afternoon of 3rd July Credit: Devon & Cornwall Police

Police are concerned for the welfare of a 74-year-old man who's been missing from his home in St Austell for a week. David Adams hasn't been seen or heard from since walking out of his home in Watering Hill Close at 4.50pm on Wednesday 3rd July.

He hasn't any possessions with him and only a small amount of money. Officers say his disappearance is completely out of character and would like to hear from anyone with information.

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Concern for missing pensioner from Taunton

Samuel Pyke went missing from his Taunton home yesterday Credit: Avon & Somerset Police

Police are asking people to help find an elderly man who has gone missing from his home in Taunton.

Samuel Pyke, who's 77, was last seen yesterday and police are very concerned for his welfare as he suffers from dementia.

He's more than 6 feet tall, has an athletic build and may be wearing a flat cap

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