Kayaker Found Dead On Isle Of Wight Finally Identified
19 October 2015, 15:03
Police have finally identified the body of a kayaker found on the Isle of Wight.
They released an e-fit and CCTV of the man whose body was found in a kayak on Yaverland Beach, Sandown, on Friday 11 September.
The man was last seen at Brighton Canoes, in Newhaven, Sussex, at around 4pm on September 8.
In a statement, police said:
"We'd like to thank everyone who shared our appeal to identify the kayaker whose body was found on an Isle Of Wight beach on Sept 11 - he has now been identified.
"We're not able to give his name or any further details until formal identification procedures are completed."