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Family of missing swimmer told body has been found on Suffolk beach

Lawrence Gibbs went missing after entering the sea at Pakefield Credit: ITV News Anglia.

The family of a swimmer who went missing at a Suffolk beach has been told a body has been found.

Lawrence Gibbs was last seen entering the sea at Pakefield, near Lowestoft, on Saturday October 20.

Police said a body was found on the beach at nearby Kessingland just before 8.40am today (Friday November 9).

Officers said the death was being treated as unexplained but is not thought to be suspicious.

Mr Gibbs' family has been told about the discovery although formal identification has not yet taken place.

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Police need help to trace woman missing from Peterborough hospital

Police want to trace this woman who left Peterborough City Hospital on Friday Credit: Cambridgeshire Police

Cambridgeshire Police say they are feeling increasingly concerned about a woman who was last seen leaving Peterborough City Hospital.

She was captured on CCTV at about 3.30pm on Friday.

Police have released two images of her and are appealing for information.

Police want to trace this woman who left Peterborough City Hospital on Friday Credit: Cambridgeshire Police

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Body found in search for missing Suffolk man

A body has been found by police searching for searching for missing man Credit: Suffolk Police/ITV News Anglia

A body has been found by police searching for a man missing in Suffolk.

Richard Hull, 52, went missing on Jan 20 and over 50 people took part in the search.

Police say a body was found in a wood close to the village of Leavenheath near Sudbury on Sat 21.

They are currently investigating the circumstances leading up to the man's death.

Missing Carol Smalley: body found at Minsmere Reserve

Carol Smalley Credit: Norfolk Police

Suffolk police say the body of a woman found at the Minsmere Nature Reserve is believed to be that of Carol Smalley.

A member of the RSPB called police just before 10am on January 9.

Formal identification of the body has yet to take place, but police believe it is the 54-year-old who went missing from Spalding in Lincolnshire on January 3.

Searches were carried out for along the Norfolk Coast at Hopton-on Sea where its believed she disappeared after clothing and a bag were found.

Carol’s next of kin have been informed and the death is not being treated as suspicious.

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