Body found in search for missing Tipton St John teenager


POLICE searching for missing Tipton St John teenager Daniel Chambers, 15, today [December 16th] located the body of a male.

A police spokesperson said: “The body was found in a field near Tipton St John around 11.35am during a police search for Daniel who was last seen on Wednesday morning.

“Formal identification is yet to be carried out but Daniel’s family has been informed.

“Officers are carrying out enquiries to establish the circumstances of the death but it is not being treated as suspicious at this time.”

Chief Reporter | Started his working life on a farm before becoming a screen printer, both in Sweden. Had another career change and turned to journalism in the mid1990s. Enjoyed an internship with Alexandria Gazette Packet, Va, USA, before moving to the UK. Got a job with The Clarion in Yeovil in 1998, but moved to Axminster in 2006 and has worked on the East Devon beat since.