Police confirm identity of man found in Cumbria river
Last updated at 10:54, Tuesday, 20 May 2014
POLICE have confirmed that the body found in a river at Muncaster last week was that of the missing 76-year-old, John Allen.
Mr Allen, from Preston, was last seen at Ravenglass Estuary on April 28, and a witness reported seeing a man in the water.
A body was found at Muncaster on Thursday May 15, and it has since been identified as Mr Allen.
Police are not treating his death as suspicious.
Mr Allen’s family are being supported by officers.
First published at 17:04, Monday, 19 May 2014
Published by http://www.nwemail.co.uk
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