Lifeboats and coastguards in sea search

Ed FossLifeboats, coastguards and the rescue helicopter from RAF Wattisham were all involved in a successful search for a missing man on Sunday evening.A major coastline search was sparked after the man went missing at Walcott.Ed Foss

Lifeboats, coastguards and the rescue helicopter from RAF Wattisham were all involved in a successful search for a missing man on Sunday evening.

A major coastline search was sparked after the man went missing at Walcott.

Police said they received reports shortly before 9pm of the missing man, who may have been in the sea.

Coastguard search teams, both the D class and B class RNLI lifeboats at Happisburgh and the independent lifeboat at Mundesley were all involved.

The man was found knee-deep in the water at Ostend, between Walcott and Happisburgh, shortly after 10pm.

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