Missing Fisherman: Body Found

Divers searching for a missing fisherman off the coast of Brixham have found a body.

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Coastguard ends search for missing fisherman

Brixham Coastguard has confirmed its search for a trawler which went down off the coast of Brixham has been called off. Searches have continued throughout the day for The 'Sarah Jayne' and her missing skipper, named locally as Geoff Ingram.

A fisherman remains missing after The Sarah Jayne capsized yesterday Credit: PA Archive

The beam trawler capsized yesterday about two and a half miles off Berry Head. Two other crew members were rescued alive. They've been named as Mathew Bull and Scott Chamberlain.

The coastguard told ITV Westcountry the situation is now in the hands of the police and that it is possible police divers will resume the search tomorrow.

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