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Missing Huddersfield man found in Snailsden reservoir

Snailsden Reservoir Image copyright Steve
Image caption Divers scoured Snailsden Reservoir, near Holme, for a missing man

The body of a Huddersfield man who went missing while swimming in a reservoir has been recovered by police divers.

Jonathan Pardon, 38, from Fartown, failed to return from a camping trip near Snailsden reservoir, in South Yorkshire, on Saturday.

A friend raised the alarm and a police search team scoured Dunford Bridge, South Yorkshire and an area close to Holme, West Yorkshire.

His body was found at about 16:00 BST on Sunday.

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