Callouts 2010

Quantock Hills, Somerset

The team were called out to the Quantock Hills early in the morning of Easter Sunday to search for a missing 39 year old man.  The Police were very concerned for his welfare.

 

Exmoor Search & Rescue Team were joined by Police Search Teams, Helicopter, Police Dogs, Mounted Police Units and four SARDA Search dogs in an intensive search of the area over the course of the day.

 

The search was suspended during the evening and was recommenced on Monday with two SARDA Search dogs and a navigator from Exmoor Search and Rescue Team.  The northern areas of the Quantock Hills were again searched, but no further sign of the man was found.

 

Police Helicopter Search

 

UPDATE: After further enquiries by Avon and Somerset Police over the following week, the man was located in North Devon.