Body found in search for missing teenager

(Last Updated On: September 25, 2019)

A body has been found in the search for an 18-year-old missing from Exeter.

William Fowles was last seen in the Beer area of Seaton yesterday.

A spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall police said: “Earlier today, Wednesday 25 September, the body of a man was located in Seaton.

“Emergency services including HM Coastguard attended and he was sadly confirmed deceased at the scene.

“Formal identification is yet to take place but the family of missing man, William Fowles have been informed of this update.

“The death is currently being treated as unexplained and a file will be prepared for the coroner.”

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