Body found in search for missing Sheffield man

James Crothers
James Crothers

Police searching for 62-year-old James Crothers from Sheffield have confirmed that a body has been found.

Officers working alongside Mountain Rescue discovered the body in the Loxley area of Sheffield at around 1.30pm on Saturday (December 12).

Though formal identification has not yet taken place, officers believe it to be Mr Crothers.

His family have been notified and are receiving support from specialist officers.

At this time, there are not thought to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding the death.