Missing Nida Naseer
The formal identification process of the body recovered in Newport yesterday morning (Thursday 27th March) continues today. However, police now believe it to be that of missing Newport teenager, Nida Naseer.
The body was discovered at approximately 10am on the estuary side of the sea wall at the Gwent Wetlands site, West Nash Road.
Nida’s family continue to be supported by specialist officers at this sad and difficult time.
The death is still being treated as unexplained, pending the outcome of a post-mortem which is taking place today.