Body found in search for missing Wakefield teenager Elliot Burton

Police searching for missing Elliot Burton, 15, have found the body of a male this morning.

By Holly Gittins
Monday, 29th July 2019, 12:35 pm
Police searching for missing Elliot Burton, 15,have found the body of a male this morning. Picture: Google Maps
Police searching for missing Elliot Burton, 15,have found the body of a male this morning. Picture: Google Maps

Officers were called to Boundary Lane, Normanton at about 8.34am today by a member of the public who had seen a male’s body in water close to Welbeck Landfill Site.

Sign up to our daily Wakefield Express Today newsletter

Enquiries are ongoing at the scene today and Elliot’s family have been made aware of the development.