Incident #1031

CVSRT received a request from West Yorkshire Police to assist with the on going search for 70yo Barry Nicholson who was reported missing from his home on Sunday evening (13th).

25 members with 2 search dogs were tasked with searching areas of interest looking for the gentleman. Unfortunately we didn’t find him and at 3am the team were stood down.

Sadly the body of Mr Nicholson was found in the river two days later.
Our sincere condolences to his family and friends.

In attendance: 25 CVSRT
West Yorkshire Police

Total Duration: 6hrs 31mins

Additional Info

  • Date: Monday, 14 August 2017
  • Location: Brighouse
  • Grid Reference: SE 15749 22040
  • Latitude: 53.694569
  • Longitude: -1.7629653
  • Man Hours: 162.9
  • Members In Attendance: 25

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