Body of Kent man missing for seven months found in Oxfordshire

Although formal identification is yet to take place, the man is believed to be Doug Carrol. Credit: Thames Valley Police

A body was found yesterday (16th November) in the search for a missing man from Kent.

Doug Carroll was 29-years-old when was reported missing on 20 April. Yesterday, the body of a man was located in woods near to Moulsford.

Although formal identification is yet to take place, the man is believed to be Doug Carroll.

Dough Caroll's car was spotted on the 21st of April, near the Ridgeway in West Berkshire, but he hasn't been seen since.

Doug Carroll's car was spotted in West Berkshire. Credit: Thames Valley Police

Detective Sergeant Nathan Adby, based at Abingdon police station, said: “Sadly, a member of the public has found a man’s body and we believe this to be Doug."

“His next of kin have been informed and are being offered support."

The death is being treated as unexplained but is not believed to be suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.