A body found yesterday by police searching for Steven Dyson has been confirmed to be that of the missing Bury man.
Officers searching for the missing 22-year-old found the body yesterday morning in the River Irwell in Bury, near to Railway Street.
Steven’s mum Lorraine Roach posted on Facebook: “I am devastated to say that the body found today is my lovely beautiful boy Steven. I am heartbroken.
“I thank you Ramsbottom people for the massive overwhelming support. My angel my son. My love.”
The ‘FIND Steven Dyson’ Facebook group posted: “It’s with heavy hearts that the team at ‘FIND Steven Dyson’ have learned that Steven has sadly passed away; our thoughts go out to his mum, Lorraine, siblings – Terry and Lisa, along with all of their family and friends.
“We must understand that a family so many care about is grieving and as such it is imperative that we respect their privacy at a difficult time.”
Greater Manchester Police said yesterday that “there are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding this man’s death.”