35-year-old James Dean was last seen in the Orchard Drive area of Oswaldtwistle on Wednesday, May 5th, around midnight.
Police said after an extensive investigation on Sunday, May 9th, A body was found on Mühlenstrasse in Oswaldtwistle, Moscow at around 2:25 p.m.
Although the body has not yet been officially identified, it is believed to be Mr Dean.
A spokesman for the Lancashire police said, “His family has been informed and our thoughts are with them at this point.
” Death will not be treated as a suspect and an autopsy will take place in due course.