Beach searches taking place after finger found

Coastguard searching the sea wall''w140307a
Coastguard searching the sea wall''w140307a

Coastguard teams are scouring Whitby beach by torchlight tonight (Monday 5.30pm) after reports that a finger was found by a dog walker nearby.

The Whitby Gazette understands that the digit was found on the Black Steps leading up to Mulgrave Road.

More details to follow.