Posted: Wed 17th Jun 2015

Flint Coastguard called out in search for missing man in Queenferry

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Wednesday, Jun 17th, 2015

Flint Coastguard, Police and the Police helicopter were called into action just after midnight as they searched for a vulnerable male near the blue bridge at Queensferry. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

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The Flint-based Coastguard rescue team were paged by Holyhead Coastguard Operation Centre to assist North Wales Police with a search for the missing male who was threatening to self-harm, Rhyl Coastguard were also brought in to assist. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

https://twitter.com/NPAS_Hawarden/status/610966323682758656 ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

Once the Flint team were on scene a hasty search was carried out.NPAS 22 located male who was then taken into police care. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​

The Police helicopter however located male using the onboard thermal imaging camera, then male was taken into the care of North Wales Police. ‌​‌‌‌​‌‌‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​‍‌​‌‌‌​‌​


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