South West Wales

St David's Head missing man could be Bernard Hoepffner

Bernard Hoepffner Image copyright Family photo

Police believe a missing man thought to have got into difficulties in the sea off Pembrokeshire is from southern France.

A search was held on 6 May amid reports of a man seen clinging to rocks at St David's Head, but he was not found.

Dyfed-Powys Police said they believed the missing man is Bernard Hoepffner, a resident of Dieulefit.

Officers have issued a photograph of him and are appealing for details about his movements.

A coat, believed to belong to the man, was found containing money but there was no form of identification.

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