Search launched after clothing found abandoned near Alnmouth River

Police Officers in Northumbria this morning began a search at 8.34am on Christmas Day December 25th after abandoned clothing was found next to the river in let from
The sea into Alnmouth.

Officers had concerns for the safety of the owner of the clothing.

Officers carried out intensive searches which included the water and house to house enquires.

The Coastguard and Police helicopter assisted in the searches.

As a result of enquiries the owner of the clothing was found in a nearby house, and he is safe and well.

The search was called off at noon today.