Police confirm body is missing South Tyneside man

The body of a man found by police has been confirmed as missing man Jed McCaffery.

Sunday, 5th November 2017, 1:38 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 12:04 pm
Jed McCaffery

Officers had been searching for the 46-year-old, from Fellgate, after he was reported missing from his home address.

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He had not been since October 31.

Police issued a statement yesterday morning to confirm during their search, the body of man had been discovered and that Mr McCaffery's family had been informed.

Today, a police spokesman confirmed the body was that of Mr McCaffery,