Man's body found off Suffolk coast

A BODY has been recovered from the same area of Suffolk coast that an angler was swept out to sea in last week's high tides, it emerged tonight.Police could not confirm whether the man was missing lifeboatman Martyn Franklin, 41, from Lowestoft, but they admitted he had been found near to the area where Mr Franklin went missing.

By Danielle Nuttall

A BODY has been recovered from the same area of Suffolk coast that an angler was swept out to sea in last week's high tides, it emerged tonight.

Police could not confirm whether the man was missing lifeboatman Martyn Franklin, 41, from Lowestoft, but they admitted he had been found near to the area where Mr Franklin went missing.

The body was discovered by a trawler less than three miles off the coast of Dunwich shortly before 3pm.


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It was taken to Lowestoft where it was met by police officers and was due to be taken to the James Paget Hospital in Gorleston for a post mortem examination.

For the full story, see tomorrow's EADT.

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