Body found in search for Alan

Alan Spray, missing from St Albans. It is thought he may be in the Luton area.
Alan Spray, missing from St Albans. It is thought he may be in the Luton area.

POLICE searching for missing man Alan Spray have found a body which they believe to be him.

The discovery was made by a member of the public just after 9am on Monday in the grounds of the Gorhambury estate, near St Albans.

Alzheimer’s sufferer Alan, aged 73, from Hatfield, went missing on Saturday, July 30, from his wife’s place of work on Verulam Road in St Albans.

Residents in Dacorum had been urged to look out for him as officers believed he could have made it to Hemel Hempstead.

Formal identification is still to take place.