Police find body in lake as they search for missing student, 19, who vanished after a night out

Mail Online | 2/5/2019 | Terri-ann Williams For Mailonline
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Police searching for a missing student who vanished after a night out at a campus bar have found a body in a lake.

Daniel Williams, 19, was last seen at around midnight in a student union bar on Whiteknights campus at the University of Reading.

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A body was discovered today in a lake at the university.

Thames Valley Police said Mr Williams' family has been informed but highlighted that no formal identification has yet taken place.

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Superintendent Stan Gilmour, Local Policing Area Commander for Reading, said: 'Tragically officers searching for Daniel have located a body. While the identity of the person who died is yet to be established, we have informed Daniel's family and are providing support to them.

'Please could I make an appeal to respect the privacy of Daniel's family at what must be a deeply difficult time for them.'


The death is currently being treated as unexplained but is not believed to be suspicious.

Last week search and rescue teams were...
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