River Taff dead body identified as missing man Richard Rose
A body recovered from the River Taff near Blackweir in Cardiff yesterday has been confirmed as a man missing for more than six weeks.
South Wales Police have confirmed that the man has been identified as Richard Rose, 55, from Whitchurch.
Richard was last seen in Whitchurch and Roath on Friday, December 4.
His family and HM Coroner have been informed about his death which is currently being treated as unexplained.
Tributes have started pouring in for Richard, a well-known character around Cardiff, especially Whitchurch.
Close friend Dave Winters told Global247news ” It’s a sad day, Richard was a character especially around the pubs in Whitchurch, he was a big City fan over the years and always full of joyful banter”
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