Falmouth All Weather Lifeboat was launched at 00:40 to assist the Police and Coastguard Teams in a search for a missing person between East Portholland and Greeb Point. The person had last been seen at Porthluney Cove near Caerhays Castle. Once on scene off East Portholland at 01:18 the lifeboats inflatable Y-Boat was launched and a search of the shoreline was commenced.

At 01:43 it was confirmed that the casualty had been located ashore safe and well so the Y-Boat was recovered and at 01:54 the lifeboat headed back to Falmouth where it was safely moored at its pontoon berth at 02:40.

Further details to follow shortly.

ALB Service 4 Aug 2019