SEARCH – St Ives (21/06/23)

SEARCH – St Ives (21/06/23)

Yesterday team search managers were contacted by Devon & Cornwall Police with regards to an ongoing missing person enquiry. As part of the investigation, the team were requested to search areas around St Ives town centre alongside colleagues from St Ives Coastguard Rescue Team and neighbouring Coastguard resources.

Also in attendance was Search Dog Merryn from Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England, St Ives Lifeboat and the Police helicopter.

Due to the summer solstice, there were lots of people in the town and around the headlands. After five hours searching both urban and rural areas, the team were stood down at 11pm as police enquiries continue.