Body found in search for missing Accrington man

This Is Lancashire: Trevor Whitehead, 51 Trevor Whitehead, 51

A BODY has been found in the search for missing Accrington man Trevor Whitehead.

The body was found by a member of the public at shortly before 2pm on Saturday afternoon (May 31st) near to Belthorn.

While formal identification has yet to take place at this stage the body is sadly believed to be that of Trevor.

The death is not being treated as suspicious at this stage although a post mortem examination will be carried out to establish the exact cause of death.

His family have been informed and specially trained officers are offering support to them.

Mr Whitehead, 51, was last seen in his home town of Accrington on the evening of Wednesday 9 April 2014, however he failed to show up to work and there had been no contact with his family since that time.

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10:47am Mon 2 Jun 14

fleece96 says...

Went to school with Trevor ,sad news RIP Trevor thoughts with your family :( x
Went to school with Trevor ,sad news RIP Trevor thoughts with your family :( x fleece96
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4:56pm Mon 2 Jun 14

moxhie says...

Requiescat in pace .
Requiescat in pace . moxhie
  • Score: 5

5:47pm Mon 2 Jun 14

darwenTower says...

moxhie wrote:
Requiescat in pace .
"Rest in peace" (Latin: Requiescat in pace) is a short epitaph or idiomatic expression wishing eternal rest and peace to someone who has died.
[quote][p][bold]moxhie[/bold] wrote: Requiescat in pace .[/p][/quote]"Rest in peace" (Latin: Requiescat in pace) is a short epitaph or idiomatic expression wishing eternal rest and peace to someone who has died. darwenTower
  • Score: 9

5:56pm Mon 2 Jun 14

noddy57 says...

Any premature end to ones life is very sad but the saddest of all is they feel they have no-where to turn.RIP.
Any premature end to ones life is very sad but the saddest of all is they feel they have no-where to turn.RIP. noddy57
  • Score: 6

7:04pm Mon 2 Jun 14

moxhie says...

moxhie wrote:
Requiescat in pace .
Meaning : " May he rest in peace " .
[quote][p][bold]moxhie[/bold] wrote: Requiescat in pace .[/p][/quote]Meaning : " May he rest in peace " . moxhie
  • Score: 5

11:16pm Mon 2 Jun 14

thoroughbred says...

so young...very sad R.I.P
so young...very sad R.I.P thoroughbred
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