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Body found in search for missing Hammer

Filed: Thursday, 3rd January 2019
By: Staff Writer

Police searching for missing West Ham United season ticket holder Jack Morrad have confirmed that a body has been found close to an area where he was last seen.

The 28-year-old went missing in Basildon on December 23 following West Ham's 2-0 defeat against Watford, at which he had been present.

Jack Morrad had been missing for 12 days prior to the announcement

And earlier today it was confirmed that a body had been discovered in the town's Gloucester Park, the site of a fishing lake.

"Officers searching the fishing lake in Gloucester Park, Basildon, as part of the investigation to find Jack Morrad have suspended their search following the discovery of a manís body," read a statement.

"The discovery was made shortly before 11.30am today, January 3. Formal identification will take place in due course."

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