A body has been found in Blackpool and Police have confirmed today they believe it to be that of missing man David Buckley.
Officers searching for David, who was last seen in the Reads Avenue area, found the body at around 6.30 p.m. yesterday (Monday 23rd August).
The body has not been formally identified but police believe it to be David and have informed his family.
The death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be passed to HM Coroner.
A spokesperson for the Police said: “We have sad news to report. Officers searching for missing David Buckley, 39, from Blackpool, found a body in Rough Heys Lane, just after 6.30pm yesterday. It is sadly believed to be David. The death is not being treated as suspicious. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who shared and supported our previous appeal in our search to find David. Our thoughts remain with his loved ones at this difficult time.’