North Wales Police have confirmed that the body discovered on Kinmel Bay beach early Sunday evening is that of missing fisherman Brian Hughes.
Rhyl and Llandudno Lifeboat searched for over 14 hours on Wednesday 15th July for a missing fishing boat the Susie Mo II, the vessel which left the harbour late on Tuesday night but failed to return, an unmanned life raft was retrieved.
North Wales Police confirmed the body found yesterday is that of Mr Hughes. A spokesman said:
“The body discovered just before 17:30 on Sunday afternoon in Kinmel Bay, Conwy, has been formally identified as that of missing fisherman Brian Hughes.”