Body found in search for missing Wigan man

Police searching for a missing man in Wigan have found a body.

Saturday, 2nd June 2018, 11:01 am
Updated Saturday, 2nd June 2018, 11:07 am
Ryan Hughes

Shortly before 9pm last night (Friday), the body of a man was found in the Hindley area.

Although formal identification is still to take place, it is believed to be the body of 26-year-old Ryan Hughes who was reported missing on Tuesday.

Ryan’s family have been informed and are being provided with support from officers.

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Greater Manchester Police have thanked the public for their help in the search for Ryan.

There are believed to be no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death.