Body found in Mansfield quarry is missing Shirebrook man Brad Ward

Brad Ward.
Brad Ward.

A body found in a disused quarry has been confirmed to be that of missing Shirebrook man Brad Ward.

The 23-year-old was reported missing by his family on Saturday morning after he failed to return home from a night out on Friday.

His body was found in a disused quarry in Mansfield Woodhouse.

Friends had organised a search for Brad on Monday evening and his body was found by police at the quarry, off Littlewood Lane, late on Monday night.