Body found in river

THE body of an elderly man was found in the River Ouse between St Neots and Little Paxton on Saturday. Police launched a search of the river after a St Neots man was reported missing on Friday night. The body was discovered just after 5pm and the searc

THE body of an elderly man was found in the River Ouse between St Neots and Little Paxton on Saturday.

Police launched a search of the river after a St Neots man was reported missing on Friday night.

The body was discovered just after 5pm and the search involved the police helicopter and members from Spartan Rescue.

A post-mortem is due to take place and an inquest will be carried out.