Bodies of two boys, aged 17, found at bottom of cliffs

Cleveland Police have confirmed that the bodies of two boys, aged 17, have been found at the bottom of a cliff at Saltburn.

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Police investigation after two teens found dead on Teesside

Cleveland Police were called just before 7pm on Friday evening to a report of a body at Huntcliff in Saltburn.

Officers and Coastguard colleagues attended the scene and found the bodies of two 17-year-old boys at the cliffs.

Police say enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances of exactly what happened.

Huntcliff in Saltburn. Credit: ITV News

The families of the boys are being supported by specialist officers and our thoughts remain with them at this difficult time.

Any witnesses who may have been in the area of Huntcliff around the time of the incident are asked to contact Detective Sergeant Paul Hodgson from Cleveland Police Major Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101.

– Cleveland Police

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