An 18-year-old boy who went missing from a house party more than a week ago has tragically been found dead. Casey Coulton was last seen in the early hours of Sunday, November 13, after attending a house party with friends.
Police received reports that body had been found near the River Taff in Abercynon at around 10.30am on Tuesday, November 22.
Officers later formally identified the remains as that of the missing teen. Authorities have now launched an investigation to determine the circumstances surrounding his death, which is currently being treated as unexplained, Wales Online reports.
Family and friends have also paid heartfelt tribute to Casey, who they described as "a kind hearted, loving, selfless gentleman." In a tribute released through South Wales Police, Joanne Edwards, the mother of Casey’s girlfriend, said: “Casey was a kind hearted, loving, selfless gentleman.Read more on dailyrecord.co.uk