Police searching for missing man discover body

Police say they have discovered the body of a man at Great Stukeley

Police say they have discovered the body of a man at Great Stukeley - Credit: PA

Police searching for a missing St Neots man have discovered a body.

Officers made an appeal to the media in their search for missing Joseph Smith-Sturgess, aged 30, on Saturday morning after concerns for his safety were raised.

Police have now confirmed that a body was discovered near Great Stukeley on Saturday afternoon.

The death is currently being treated as unexplained and formal identification has not yet taken place.