Body found in search for York student

The body is yet to be formally identified

At 1.30pm today the underwater search team found a man’s body in the River Foss, located behind the Castle Museum in York. The search team were looking for University of York student, Ethan Peters, who went missing last sunday evening.

“A formal identification is yet to take place, but Ethan’s family have been informed and are currently receiving support from specially-trained officers,” said a spokesman.

Credit: YorkPress