North East Wales

Body found in Shotton search for missing man

A police search for an elderly man in Flintshire has been called off after a body was discovered in woodland.

Robert David Dykins, 75, had been missing from his home in Shotton since Monday morning.

Formal identification has yet to take place but the man's family has been informed.

North Wales Police said the death of the man, whose body was found near Shotton railway station, is not being treated as suspicious.

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