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Police Investigation Updated Following Discovery Of Body

Officers searching for missing man Alan Souter discovered a body this morning (Friday).

Police discovered two new images of Alan on the Number 7 bus from Alum Bay at around 4.15pm on Monday 8 April.

He was wearing a dark blue and dark green coat, with a purple shirt underneath.

Officers would particularly like to hear from anyone on the Number 7 bus at that time.

Police have also updated the description below to reflect the new CCTV images:

"We are appealing for your help to find missing man Alan Souter.

"The 62-year-old from Freshwater was last seen at about 4.15pm on Monday 8 April at The Needles."


He is described as:
- White hair with a tinge of grey and balding on top 
- Clean shaven 
- Dark blue and dark green coat
- Purple shirt
- Black cargo trousers
- Black work boots

If anyone has any information about Alan's whereabouts or his recent movements, please call 999 quoting reference 44240150389

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