Posted: Tue 28th Jan 2020

Updated: Tue 28th Jan

Police identify body found at side of A548 between Gronant and Prestatyn

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Tuesday, Jan 28th, 2020

Police investigating the death a man found by the A548 between Gronant and Prestatyn have released an update.

The mans body was found last Friday, police closed a section of the coast road overnight while forensics work took place. 

A Home Office post mortem has now taken place and the death has not been deemed suspicious.

Police have said the death remains unexplained pending conclusion of the Pathologists investigation.


Officers believe the man is 63 year old Terrance Joseph Moores from the Stockport area. 

Detective Inspector Elfyn Hughes said: “The family have been supported by specially trained Family Liaison Officers over the weekend and have been updated. “

“I would like to thank all the members of public who kindly contacted us in response to our appeal and to the surrounding businesses who were also very helpful.”

Police asked for any motorists, of commercial or private vehicles, with dashcam footage of this area taken within the last ten days from last Friday – 24th January.

Feature image: File photograph/Welsh Government 



Spotted something? Got a story? Send a Facebook Message | A direct message on Twitter | Email: News@Deeside.com

LATEST NEWS...

Economy Minister Ken announces £140m to support Welsh businesses including local lockdown funds

News

Flintshire on “quite high alert” as latest figures show county heading towards local lockdown

News

Longer treatment waits expected as health services restart

News

Fund to support creative freelancers affected by Covid-19 launches in Wales

News

Further local coronavirus restrictions introduced from Monday to “control coronavirus rises” in South Wales

News

Armed police and helicopter deployed to Mold following reports of a man with meat cleaver

News

Three dogs rescued from Blacon house following kitchen fire

News

Call to ‘Protect the NHS’ as Wales heads into winter

News

Armed police recover machete after stopping vehicle in Mold

News