Body found in Bedford River after two-day search

The death is not being treated as suspicious

By Laura Hutchinson
Friday, 4th March 2022, 4:07 pm
Updated Friday, 4th March 2022, 4:08 pm
Bedford River
Bedford River

A body has been found in the search for a missing man in Bedford River.

Police have confirmed that a body was found today (Friday, March 4) in the river by The Embankment, Bedford.

A formal identification has not yet taken place, but next of kin has been informed.

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The death is not being treated as suspicious and anyone with information is asked to contact police online or call 101, quoting reference 80 of 3 March. **

Bedfordshire Police have thanked Midshires Search and Rescue for their support and efforts in the search.