Body found as Police search for missing pensioner in Shrewsbury

Police searching for a pensioner missing from his home in Shrewsbury have this afternoon found a body.

Officers were searching for 80-year-old Kenneth Webster when this discovery was made.

The body was found in the Rea Brook near to Moneybrook Way, Meole Brace.

Formal identification has not yet taken place but Mr Webster’s next of kin have been informed.

The death is not currently being treated as suspicious.