A body has been found in the search for a missing man, West Yorkshire Police have revealed.

Extensive appeals have been made in recent days as to the whereabouts of Rhyce Waite, 32, including a family plea for information.

In a significant update, officers revealed that they have now located the body of an adult male while conducting enquiries in the Cottingley Hall area of Leeds on Saturday  morning.

Rhyce’s family have been made aware of the sad development, and are being supported by officers. Enquiries remain ongoing but, at this point in time, it is not believed there are any suspicious circumstances regarding the death.