POLICE searching for a missing Nantwich man have discovered a man’s body in the Coole Lane area.

The body was found at 3pm on Sunday, March 23. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Though formal identification is yet to take place, police confirmed they have called off the search for missing Nantwich man Jez Cox, 49, who was reported missing on March 6.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.