Update: Bideford body could be that of missing man

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Enquiries continue after man’s body is discovered on the banks of the Torridge.

THE family of missing Bideford man Caleb Jarvis have been told a body has been found.

The discovery was made yesterday (Wednesday) at around 11.30am on the banks of the River Torridge in Bideford.

Police said formal identification had not yet taken place and enquiries were continuing although they were not treating the death as suspicious.

They confirmed the family of Mr Jarvis, aged 44 and missing since December 9, had been told of developments.


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A report will be submitted to the coroner.

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