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Exmouth RNLI Inshore Lifeboat launched in search for missing man.

Exmouth RNLI Inshore Lifeboat launched in search for missing man.

Exmouth Inshore Lifeboat George Bearman II was launched yesterday Friday 26 July 2019 following a report from the Devon & Cornwall Police and Coastguard of a missing male.

The lifeboat, led by volunteer Helm Henry Mock and Crew, Roger Moore and Steve Satchel, was launched at 21:26hrs and immediately commenced a full search of the River Exe shoreline using hand held torches and thermal imaging equipment.

Nothing was found following an extensive sweep of the area and the search concluded at 0:52hrs today, Saturday 27 July 2019 when the lifeboat returned to station.

The male, who had been missing from Starcross, South Devon for nearly 24 hours, was described as white, 30 yrs, black hair sometimes styled in a ponytail, wearing a black Adidas T shirt.

Author: John Thorogood

John Thorogood

John is the Exmouth Lifeboat Press Officer & Fundraising Press Officer, covering news, fundraising items and events to help save lives at sea.