Officers searching for the missing man Christopher Sherwood, aged 47, have found a body in a garden in Constable Road, Hillmorton.
The discovery was made by officers at 10.50am yesterday (Sunday).
Christopher’s family has been informed of the discovery of a body.
Christopher, who was last known to be living on a narrowboat moored on the canal on Cathiron Lane, was reported missing on September 24.
The death is currently being treated as unexplained.
No other information will be released until formal identification of the body has taken place.