POLICE searching for Jerry Long, a missing man from St Neots, have discovered a body.

POLICE searching for a missing man from St Neots have discovered a body.

Officers were called at 5.45pm last night (Sunday) after a member of the public discovered the body in a field in Cambridge Road, St Neots.

Police have been searching for Jerry Long, 64, since Thursday evening, when he was reported missing by family. He was last seen at his home in St Neots on Wednesday morning.

No formal identification has taken place but Mr Long's family have been updated.

Police are not treating the death as suspicious and the matter has been passed to the coroner.