Police search the Humber after reports of a body.

Police teams and NPAS carried out searches of the Humber Estuary after reports of a body in the water.

The 75,492 acre spread of water was extensively searched by coastguards and rescue teams following a report of a body in the water.

NPAS was called to the Humber Estuary at around 1.45pm on Tuesday.

The body was seen near Hull ferry terminal and  reported to the police by a third party.

Heavy police presence.

There was a heavy police presence with a riot van and a search and rescue pick-up in attendance with police divers in the water.

After hours of searching, Humberside Police confirmed they had found nothing in the water.


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