Thursday, May 24, 2018

Body of missing veteran Danny Johnston found

UPDATE: Police confirm body found is that of missing veteran Danny Johnston
The Portsmouth News
Tom Cotterill
May 23, 2018

Officers said Mr Johnston was found in a wooded area at Stoughton Down, near Chichester. The 35-year-old Afghanistan war hero was declared dead at the scene. Officers added his next of kin had been informed.
Inspector Roy Hodder of the missing persons team said: ‘We would like to express our condolences to the family and friends of Daniel Johnston at this difficult time. 

‘We would like to extend our thanks to family and friends of Daniel who volunteered to assist us in the search for him.’ It marks the end of a three-day ordeal for Mr Johnston’s loved ones. He disappeared from his family home in Bognor Regis on Sunday morning, at around 9am.
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