UPDATE: Body recovered from Humber Estuary


21 Mar 2019

Following the recovery of a body from the Humber Estuary yesterday, a post-mortem examination is due to begin shortly today (Thursday, 21 March) and is expected to last throughout the rest of the day.

The body was recovered from the water close to Spurn Point at around 3.30pm yesterday, Wednesday, 20 March, and taken in to Grimsby Docks.

Formal identification is expected to take place following the post-mortem, until which time we are not in a position to confirm as to who we believe it may be.

When we are able to we will provide further information and updates.