Man's body found on Whitby beach

A man's body has been found on the beach at Whitby.

By Rebecca Marano
Sunday, 12th January 2020, 1:32 pm
A man's body has been found on the beach at Whitby.
A man's body has been found on the beach at Whitby.

Police were called just after 10am on Saturday, January 11 to reports of a body on some rocks.

A man's body was recovered from the scene.

Work is ongoing to confirm his identity and trace his next of kin.

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Enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances that led to his death.

At this stage it is being treated unexplained pending results of a post mortem and further enquiries.