Man's body found in Cloughton

Police searching for missing Gary Sheffield have found the body of a man in his 50s.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 4th April 2016, 10:40 am
Updated Monday, 4th April 2016, 3:10 pm
Body found in Cloughton
Body found in Cloughton

Officers were called to an area near the Hayburn Wyke Hotel in Cloughton near Scarborough just before 6.40pm yesterday (3 April 2015).

A member of the public who had been out walking discovered the body of a man aged approximately 50 years old.

Officers and paramedics attended and confirmed the discovery.

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The scene was secured and examined and it was established that there were no suspicious circumstances.

Mr Sheffield’s family has been informed and investigations continue. Police are not yet in a position to confirm the identity of the deceased.