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Body found in River Wye in Chepstow

By Maryam_Qaiser  |  Posted: February 01, 2014

Body found in River Wye in Chepstow

The Wye Bridge between Sedbury and Chepstow

A BODY was found in the Wye River in Chepstow yesterday evening, according to police.

Officers from Gwent Police located a body in the river in the Chepstow area near the Wye Bridge at around 7pm on Friday.

A spokesman from Gwent Police said: “At 18.55pm on 31st on January officers attended the Wye Bridge on Bridge Street in Chepstow after receiving reports from a member of public.

“The body of a male was located under the bridge. The male located was confirmed deceased at the scene. It is not suspicious circumstances. His family has been notified and are receiving support.”