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Body found in search for missing Birmingham man, 78

A body believed to be that of a man who was reported missing has been found.

Kenneth Salt

An appeal was launched by police to find 78-year-old Kenneth Salt, from Quinton, who was last seen on Friday at around 11.50am.

But the search was called off today after officers found a body believed to be his.

West Midlands Police tweeted: "Sadly we have to report that a body believed to be Kenneth Salt has been found in the search for him. His family have been informed.

"Thank you to everyone who RT our appeal. The family of Mr Salt are being supported by specialist officers. Our thoughts remain with them."