Searches End At Cannock Landfill Site Following Suspected Death

24 December 2018, 13:09 | Updated: 24 December 2018, 13:14

David Willis

West Midlands Police has concluded an extensive search of the Poplars Landfill Site in Cannock.

The searches began following the suspected death of 29-year-old David Willis at Timmins Waste in Mander Street, Wolverhampton.

He was reported missing by his mum when he failed to return home from work on 15 September.

It is believed that Mr Willis died as a result of an industrial incident at the site.

Despite a detailed and painstaking nine-week search there, Mr Willis ’ remains have not been found.

West Midlands Police continues to liaise with the Health & Safety Executive as enquiries continue to establish how David died.

An inquest will be opened in due course.