POLICE have this morning found a body in water near Redruth.

The family of missing Redruth man Daniel Clark have been informed.

A spokesman for Devon and Cornwall Police said that officers were called just after 11am on Friday morning (November 23) following the discovery of a body of a man in the water at Gilberts Coombe, near Redruth.

Police and ambulance personnel have attended the scene and retrieved the body.

A spokesman for the force said: "At this time there has been no formal identification and enquiries continue.

"Currently, this death is not being treated as suspicious and the family of Daniel Clark, who has been missing since November 7, have been informed of this matter."