Search For Missing York Man, Simon Pargeter – Body Found
6:45am 4th July 2013
(Updated 8:20am 5th July 2013)
Police searching for missing York man, Simon Pargeter, say they have located a body. Officers say it was found at 7.15pm last night (Wednesday 3 July 2013) on a piece of secluded land in the city.
North Yorkshire Police say that Simon has not been seen since leaving his home address at 5.30pm on Sunday 30 June 2013. Officers add that Mr Pargeter’s next of kin have been informed of the discovery.
A North Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "We are not yet in a position to formally identify the body", but add that "the search for Mr Pargeter has now been stood down".
Officers are thanking the public for their help with this search.
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