Search teams recover man's body off Anglesey coast

Published date: 02 September 2014 |
Published by: Geraint Jones 
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TEAMS searching for a diver off the Anglesey coast have found a body.

 

Members of the Police Joint Underwater Search Team and the RNLI, who were searching for a diver off South Stack, recovered a body yesterday evening (Monday, September 1).

 

The body was recovered in an area known as Abrahams Bosom.

 

Inspector Brian Kearney, of North Wales Police, said: “Formal identification is yet to take place however it is believed to be that of the missing diver who is a European national.

 

“Efforts are being made to notify the man’s next of in via the foreign embassy.”

 

The coroner for north West Wales has been informed.

 

A North Wales Police spokeswoman thanked all agencies and volunteers who assisted.

For more news from across the region visit newsnorthwales.co.uk

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