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Body found in search for missing man

Graham Roskell

3:46pm 14th November 2012

Police searching for missing Kirk Hammerton man Graham Roskell have confirmed that a body has been found.

It was discovered by a member of the public in a wooded area off York Road in Wetherby at around 11.40am on Wednesday 14 November.

Mr Roskell's family have been informed and they are being supported by specially trained officers from North Yorkshire Police.

Formal identification of the body will take place in due course.

Superintendent Aubrey Smith, Harrogate Safer Neighbourhood Commander, said: "My thoughts and indeed those of everyone at North Yorkshire Police are with Mr Roskell's family and friends at this extremely difficult time.

"The past 11 days have been very traumatic for them. I would like to thank everyone, particularly all the members of the public and volunteers who have supported the search, for their hard work and dedication during the efforts to locate Mr Roskell."

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Howard and Byrne Solicitors, York - Criminal Defence Specialists