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Body found near Truro in search for missing man

Body found near Truro in search for missing man

Published by Emma Carton at 10:27am 7th August 2018. (Updated at 7:01am 8th August 2018)

Police searching for a man, missing near Truro for almost two weeks, have found a body.

Officers got the call on Monday afternoon, after the discovery was made at Penelewey, Feock.

They say formal identification has not taken place but the death is not being treated as suspicious.

Devon and Cornwall Police have confirmed the family of missing man Simon Trevaskis have been told.

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Police have found a body near Truro and the family of missing man Simon Trevaskis have been told

"Police were called at 2.40pm today [6 August] to Penelewey Feock following reports that a body had been located. Units attended and recovered the body.

"Formal identification has yet to take place and police are not currently treating this death as suspicious.

"The family of missing person Simon Trevaskis, who was last seen on Thursday 19th July, have been made aware of this development".

Devon and Cornwall Police

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