Police searching for missing Durham teacher Mark Bushnell have been alerted by a to a report of a body on the beach close to where Mr Bushnell was last seen.
The report came from a member of the public and police are currently at the scene close to Blackhall Rocks in Peterlee.
A formal identification has yet to be carried out and Mr Bushnell’s family have been informed.
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