Body found in search for missing Buxton man Tim Frohwein

Tim Frohwein.
Tim Frohwein.

Police officers searching for missing colleague Tim Frohwein have found a body.

The body of a man was discovered by officers at around 1pm today (Saturday) in the Goyt Valley.

The man has yet to be formally identified but police believe him to be Mr Frohwein, who was reported missing from his Buxton home on Sunday.

Officers, supported by local mountain rescue volunteers, have been searching for the 48-year-old Chesterfield and Amber Valley chief inspector since he was first reported missing.

Police do not believe there to be any suspicious circumstances.