Lake search suspended in Thurrock after discovery of a body

Officers searching for a missing 15-year old boy at Alexandra Lake, Thurrock have suspended their search following the discovery of a body.

It was discovered shortly after 12.40pm today.

The family have been informed that the search has been suspended.

Formal identification will take place in due course.

Superintendent Craig Saunders said: “I want to thank the local community for their patience, and all those involved who have helped with the investigation.”

Mick Ferris

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