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Body found in the search for missing man

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Published by Sarah Yeoman at 4:35pm 15th November 2018. (Updated at 6:16am 16th November 2018)

A body has been found in the search for a missing man from Cornwall.

Nicholas Cocks has not been seen since Sunday 4th November.

The 62-year-old from Bodmin was last seen in the Port Quin Bay area.

Police are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare.

Now officers say a body has been found on Pembray beach in Wales.

Formal identification has not yet taken place but Nicholas' family has been told.



"Police were called on Thursday 14th November 2018 following reports of the body of a man having been located on Pembray beach in Wales.

"Whilst formal identification has yet to take place, the family of Nicholas Cocks have been informed of this development."

Devon and Cornwall Police

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