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Last Updated: Thursday, 15 February 2007, 08:41 GMT
Body of 77-year-old is discovered
An elderly man has been found dead in an outbuilding in Devon.

The body of the 77-year-old man, who has not been named, was discovered in the building in North Tawton by fire crews using thermal imaging equipment.

On Tuesday, volunteers from the Dartmoor Rescue Group had been searching for an elderly man reported missing from the area.

Devon and Cornwall Police said the death does not appear to be suspicious. The coroner has been informed.




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