Body found in search for missing Bradford man John Chege

John Chege
John Chege -Credit:WYP

A body has been found in the search for missing man, John Chege, from Bradford .

West Yorkshire Police have called off the search after a body, believed to be that of the 64-year-old, was found just after 3.02pm today (April 18) in woods close to Station Road in the Wyke area of the city .

Mr Chege was reported missing on Tuesday evening (April 16). Police described him as black, 5ft 7ins tall, of medium build, and clean shaven with glasses. The 64-year-old was last seen wearing a blue suit, blue button shirt, brown smart shoes and a brown coat with a Mercedes logo on it.

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Earlier today, officers released CCTV images of Mr Chege, as officers became “very concerned for his welfare”.

Police have confirmed that the death is not being treated as suspicious. A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police added: “Enquiries are ongoing to confirm the identity of the deceased and Mr Chege’s family have been informed.”

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