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Body found in Milldale thought to be missing man

By Ashbourne News Telegraph  |  Posted: April 24, 2014

John Watson has been missing since Tuesday

A BODY found in a car in Milldale is believed to be a man from Denby reported missing on Tuesday.

Officers discovered the body of a man in a car near the Staffordshire village shortly before 2pm on Wednesday.

The body has not yet been formally identified but it is believed to be that of John Watson, 42, who was reported missing from his home in Denby village on Tuesday, a police spokesman said.

His family has been informed.

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Police have said there do not appear to be any suspicious circumstances at this time.

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