Body found in Cheddar Gorge confirmed as missing Somerset teenager

The body of a young man found at Cheddar Gorge has been confirmed as that of missing 16-year-old Rasmus Barlow.

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Police concerned about missing teenager in Cheddar

Have you seen Rasmus Barlow? Credit: Avon & Somerset Police

Police say they're growing concerned for the welfare of a missing teenager in Cheddar and are asking for the public to help find him.

16-year-old Rasmus Barlow is a pupil at Strode College - he didn't turn up to any lessons and has failed to attend college today.

Police say his disappearance is "extremely out of character"


  • 5ft 7ins
  • slim
  • dark brown hair
  • brown eyes
  • last seen wearing dark jeans, a black t-shirt, a black ski-style jacket and carrying a red and black rucksack.

If you see Rasmus please call 999 and quote log number 819 of 2 November.

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