Body found in search for missing man James Cornforth who vanished from Edinburgh cinema

A body has been found in the search for a missing man last seen leaving an Edinburgh cinema.

James Cornforth, 36, vanished from Ocean Terminal shopping centre in Leith on February 5, sparking a major search by cops.

Detectives investigating his disappearance said they have recovered a body in a woodlands area near Newbridge in Edinburgh.

A formal identification of the body is yet to take place, but the family have been informed.

It is was originally thought that...
source: Daily Record

2019-03-14 20:02
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