Body found in York river is that of missing student
A body found in a river has been confirmed as that of a missing university student.
An extensive police operation was launched to find Ethan Peters, 20, after he went missing a week ago.
The York University student was last seen on Coney Street in the city centre on the night of October 2.
On Sunday, North Yorkshire Police said a body had been found in the River Foss behind the Castle Museum and later confirmed it had been identified as Mr Peters.
Detective Inspector Jackie Smart said: "Our thoughts are with Ethan's family and we will do everything we can to support them at this very... read more
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