Police confirm body found in Waterlooville is Anthony Bessey

Police have confirmed a body found in Waterlooville yesterday is Anthony Bessey.

Wednesday, 12th July 2017, 5:17 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 10:58 am
Anthony Bessey. Picture: Family handout
Anthony Bessey. Picture: Family handout

Hampshire police yesterday said a body had been discovered during the search for the 28-year-old, who had been missing since Sunday afternoon.

In a statement today, police said the body had been found in woodland on the outskirts of Waterlooville.

Mr Bessey was last seen at his Beresford Close home on Sunday.

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Police said his family have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.