Family of missing man informed after body found on beach

(Last Updated On: February 22, 2018)

The family of a missing man have been informed after a body was found on rocks on a Cornwall beach.

Devon and Cornwall Police state they were informed by the coastguard at 3.10pm yesterday,Wednesday 21 February, that they had received reports of a body seen on the rocks at Fistral Beach, Newquay.

The body was recovered by the RNLI. Formal identification has yet to have taken place. Police are not currently treating this death as suspicious.

The family Dylan Henty, who had been missing since Saturday 17 February, have been informed.

Dylan had been described as having a historic brain injury and lived in supported housing in Newquay.

The search for Dylan involved the Devon area as Dylan was frequently used the rail network to travel and has previously travelled to Exeter and Newton Abbot.

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