Update: Body of man found in the Clydach Gorge area formally identified as missing Gerald Davies

At around 12:05pm on Friday 23rd August 2019, a body of a man was found in the Clydach Gorge area, A465 by members of the public.

We can now confirm that the man has been formally identified as 76 year old Gerald Davies, who was reported as missing to Gwent Police on Wednesday 14th August 2019.

Officers are not treating the death as suspicious.

Chief Inspector, Amanda Thomas said:  “Our thoughts are with the family and friends of Gerald Davies at this difficult time.

“I’d also like to thank everyone in the community who has helped in the search following Gerald’s disappearance.

“The efforts displayed by the community was phenomenal, thank you to all those involved.”