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Police trace last movements of man found dead in Newquay

Police trace last movements of man found dead in Newquay

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 12:23pm 20th March 2018. (Updated at 3:29pm 20th March 2018)

Police are trying to trace the last movements of a man from Newquay after his body was found on a beach.

Pirate FM told you Dylan Henty was found at Fistral back in February.

Formal identification confirmed the body was that of the missing 47-year-old.

The death is not being treated as suspicious, however, officers are conducting enquiries on behalf of the coroner.

PC Verity Veal said: “Dylan, aged 47, left his supported accommodation in Newquay at around 5pm on Saturday 17th February 2018.

“We are interested in hearing from anyone who may have seen Dylan in between this time and the time when his body was located.

“Dylan was described as white, with dark brown hair worn in a ponytail.

"He was 6ft 2ins tall and of slim build. He had hazel coloured eyes.

“Dylan was last seen wearing dark blue jeans and a green checked shirt, a black beanie hat and black trainers.

"Dylan had a brain tumour which caused issues with his speech and he would possibly have appeared to be confused or agitated.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact Newquay CID via 101@dc.police.uk or by calling 101 quoting reference number EN/002827/18.”

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