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  • Writer's pictureLove Ballymena

Police searching for missing Co Antrim man find body in coastline area of Lough Neagh

Alan Whiteside

Police searching for missing County Antrim Alan Whiteside located the body of a man in a coastline area of Lough Neagh yesterday afternoon, Sunday 18th February.

The PSNI confirmed Mr Whiteside's death is being treated as a 'sudden death', adding "there are no further details".

Alan was last seen leaving licensed premises in the High Street area of Antrim at around 9pm on Sunday 17th December, heading in the direction of Market Square and down towards the pedestrian bridge over the river.

It was the Sunday before Christmas when the local man was last seen and searches have been continuing since.

Over the last weeks Lough Neagh Rescue, the Community Rescue Service, and volunteers have assisted with Police efforts to find the missing man.



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