Leeds & West Yorkshire

Body found in Edward Roberts search

Edward Roberts Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption Edward Roberts was last seen on Monday

A body has been found by police searching for an 89-year-old man from Leeds missing since Monday.

Edward Roberts was last seen at a Leeds bus terminus. The body was found near Bogart Hill Road in the city, West Yorkshire Police said.

The body has not been identified and officers are trying to establish the circumstances of the death.

The force had earlier issued an appeal for information on Mr Roberts who is from the Seacroft area of the city.

He was last seen at Monkswood Gate terminus having caught a 49 bus in Dib Lane, said police.

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