Search called off

PUBLISHED: 14:28 03 June 2008 | UPDATED: 21:53 15 June 2010

THE inshore lifeboat in Lyme Regis was launched on Friday (May 30) evening to help in the search for a 73-year-old man who suffers from dementia.

THE inshore lifeboat in Lyme Regis was launched on Friday (May 30) evening to help in the search for a 73-year-old man who suffers from dementia.He had gone missing in the area of Beer and the lifeboat searched between Culverhole Point and the village, under the direction of Portland Coastguard.However, the search was called off after the man was found by the police, safe and well in Branscombe.


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