Suffolk

Suffolk coastguard finds man's body in sea off Orford Ness

  • 8 June 2014
  • From the section Suffolk
George Young
George Young was reported missing from his care home on Friday evening

The body of a man, believed to be an 86-year-old missing from a care home, has been found in the sea off Suffolk.

Coastguards found the body, believed to be George Young, at 13:00 BST on Saturday off Orford Ness at Aldeburgh.

Police said Mr Young, who suffered from Alzheimer's, was reported missing on Friday evening after he left Garrett House care home to go for a walk.

Police said they were trying to trace next of kin and the coroner had been informed.

The death is not believed to be suspicious, the spokesman said.

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