Body Pulled From River Calder In Brighouse

River Calder, Brighouse. Picture thanks to Google Street View

The family of missing Barry Nicholson have been informed.

Police say a body, pulled from the River Calder in Brighouse, could be that of a missing man from the town.

The body was found in the water near River Street on Tuesday night.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "Police were called around 8.45pm oto an area of water near River Street.

"The body of an elderly male was recovered by colleagues from West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service."

70-year-old Barry Nicholson (pictured below) was last seen on Sunday evening. His family have been informed.

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