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Man's body discovered in Channel but identity not yet established
10:28am Monday 14th October 2013 in News
Police said today they are still working to formally identify the body of the man which was found in water off Walney Island on Friday.
The discovery was made in Walney Channel close to nearby Avon Street at 3.09pm on October 11.
Barrow Police have been searching for a man who went missing in the town.
Lewis Antoniou, 24, from Goldsmith Street, Barrow, was last seen on Saturday September 28 in Jason Street, Barrow, at a party in the area.
Police say until formal identification can take place, no identification of the man found will be released.
However, they added that the family of missing Lewis Antoniou, are being supported by police family liaison officers at this time.