BREAKING: Man’s body recovered from River Bann

 A man’s body has been recovered from the River Bann in Coleraine this evening.

Speaking to Causeway Coast Community in the last few minutes, MLA Maurice Bradley said: “My thoughts are with the family and friends affected by this tragedy.

“There is no further updates at the minute. But nonetheless, it’s another blow to our community. Sincere thanks to the volunteers of Community Rescue Service, the Ambulance Service, and PSNI who were on call to deal with this tragedy.”

A PSNI spokesperson said “Police are no longer searching for missing person Barry Freeman, following the recovery of a body in the Coleraine area on Monday 2nd January. The death is not being treated as suspicious at this time. ”