Body of missing Gregor Norwood found in Worksop canal

Nottinghamshire Police are appealing to find missing Gregor Norwood from Worksop
Nottinghamshire Police are appealing to find missing Gregor Norwood from Worksop

The body of missing Shireoaks man Gregor Norwood has been found in a canal in Worksop, police have confirmed.

A statement issued by Nottinghamshire Police reads: “The body of a man was found in Chesterfield Canal at Worksop at around 5pm yesterday (31 August, 2015).

“It has been established that the identity of the body is that of missing 71-year-old Gregor Norwood of Shireoaks, Nottinghamshire.

“Mr Norwood’s family have been informed.

“The death is not being treated as suspicious and it appears to have been a tragic accident.

“A file has been passed to the coroner.”

Mr Norwood had been missing since Friday, August 28.