UPDATED: body of missing man found

James Ellis
James Ellis

A body found in Leicestershire has been confirmed as being that of a missing 26-year-old man from Trowell.

Nottinghamshire police made an appeal for help in tracing James Ellis, who had not been seen since 11pm on Thursday (October 10).

Mr Ellis was last seen by family at his home in Trowell. His body was found in Coalville.

Leicestershire Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding his death, although it is not being treated as suspicious.

A file will be prepared and passed to the coroner in due course.