Police find body in search for missing Kettering man

Dyfed-Powys Police have confirmed a male found in Llanelli is that of missing Kettering man Richard Chandler
Dyfed-Powys Police have confirmed a male found in Llanelli is that of missing Kettering man Richard Chandler

Police in Wales searching for a missing Kettering man have confirmed a body has been found.

Richard Chandler, 25, who has been working on a roofing contract in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, has not been seen since 11pm on Thursday, July 3.

Dyfed-Powys Police announced this afternoon (Monday, July 7) a body had been found in the town.

In a statement, the force said: “Police searching for 25-year-old Richard Chandler can confirm that a body of a male has been found in the Delta Lakes area of Llanelli this afternoon.

“Family have been informed. Formal identification has not yet been completed.”

Mr Chandler has been staying in the Miramar hotel in Station Road in Llanelli on weekdays, travelling home to Northamptonshire at the weekends.