THE BODY of a Southampton teenager who was last seen entering the River Itchen near Cobden Bridge has been found.

The body of Marcel Wochna has been found following a two day search and rescue operation.

The 15-year-old from the city was last seen at around 11.55pm on Sunday, November 7 in the Cobden Bridge area.

Police officers were called to Hazel Road in the Woolston area of the city yesterday (Tuesday) as part of the search.

Marcel's family have been informed and are now being supported by specialist officers.

Police report that the formal identification of his body has taken place.