Body recovered from lake at The Chase in Rush Green


Officers investigating the disappearance of a 43-year-old man from Barking, Christopher Knowles, have recovered a body.

Mr Knowles was last seen on 1 March when he was fishing close to the lake at The Chase in Rush Green, Romford.

On Monday, 18 March, a body was recovered from the lake.

Although formal identification awaits, the family of Mr Knowles have been informed of this development.

Formal identification and a post-mortem examination will be arranged in due course.