Southend: Body Found In Search For Missing Man

5 January 2014, 06:02 | Updated: 5 January 2014, 06:06

Southend missing man

Police looking for a missing man Mark Barnes from Southend have found a body.

A member of the public called officers yesterday morning (Saturday 4 January) to the discovery in woods near Bullwood Approach in Hockley.

The man has been taken to hospital to be formally identified.

Police are treating his death as non-suspicious.

The family of Mark Barnes have been informed of the discovery.