Body recovered from River Usk at Caerleon

South Wales Argus: Body recovered from River Usk at Caerleon Body recovered from River Usk at Caerleon

A BODY has been recovered from the River Usk near the St Julians pub in Caerleon.

A spokesman for Severn Area Rescue Association (Sara) lifeboat said Gwent Police requested their help with recovering a body earlier this afternoon and they arrived at the scene at 4.15pm. The body was taken from the water at 5pm.

An eyewitness, Dave Taylor, said there were three or four police cars and a police van in the St Julians pub car park.

The landlord of the St Julians pub, Steve Williams, said the police left at about 5.15pm and SARA left at about 5.20pm.

 

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8:10pm Thu 30 Jan 14

Hevsym says...

God bless the families waiting to hear the news
God bless the families waiting to hear the news Hevsym

8:28pm Thu 30 Jan 14

siameselady says...

My thoughts are with the family.
My thoughts are with the family. siameselady

1:59pm Fri 31 Jan 14

countyjim says...

Echo above comments what a terrible thing for them all

God Bless
Echo above comments what a terrible thing for them all God Bless countyjim

8:47pm Tue 4 Feb 14

evans07 says...

our thoughts are with ben caplan family and his work friends so sad to read the sad news martin / ashley warrington cheshire
our thoughts are with ben caplan family and his work friends so sad to read the sad news martin / ashley warrington cheshire evans07

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