THE body found in the River Exe on Sunday morning was a 25-year-old man, police have confirmed.
Police were informed on Wednesday that a local man had gone missing and there were concerns for his welfare. An investigation was instigated.
The body of a 25-year-old man was found in the River Exe on Sunday at around 8.30am. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Formal identification has yet to take place but next of kin have been informed.
Police are not treating the death as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.