Body confirmed as missing boy, 15

POLICE have confirmed a body found on a remote track is that of missing teenager James Fisher.

POLICE have confirmed a body found on a remote track is that of missing teenager James Fisher.

James, 15, was last seen at his home in Silverley, near Newmarket, late on Thursday.

Police issued an appeal for help finding him on Friday.

Officers discovered a body in the nearby village of Ashley at around 12pm on Saturday.

A police spokesman confirmed the body was that of James and that there were no suspicious circumstances in the death.

Officers said James' family had been informed of developments.

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Post-mortem tests are due to be carried out on Monday.

Police said James had left home without a jacket, mobile phone or money.

In their appeal, officers said they were concerned about him being out in a rural area in cold weather.

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