Body found in search for missing Cheltenham student

Police searching for a Gloucestershire man who had gone missing in London have recovered a body from the River Thames.

Niall Pawsey, a 20-year-old law student from Wyman's Brook in Cheltenham, was reported missing on Friday.

Officers from the Metropolitan force along with the London Coastguard carried out a five-hour search of the Thames close to Kingston Bridge.

A body was found by police divers on Sunday. A formal identification is due to take place in the next few days.

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