Police discover body in search for missing man
10:13 08 July 2014
The 28-year-old surfer from Tiverton was reported missing last week.
POLICE searching for a missing man from Tiverton have found a body in woodland at Rackenford.
Officers appealed to the public for help to find 28-year-old surfer, Matthew Foot, who went missing on Thursday.
A member of the public reported a sighting of Mr Foot’s vehicle on Sunday and after an extensive search of the area police discovered a man’s body at 11.50pm.
Formal identification has not yet taken place but Mr Foot’s family has been informed of the development.
Police are not treating the death as suspicious.