UPDATED: Missing Grantham man is found dead in sports stadium toilets

A MAN from Grantham reported missing after he disappeared from a Grantham Town match on Saturday has been found dead.

John Steans, 50, was discovered in the toilets at the South Kesteven Sports Stadium yesterday afternoon, only hours after an appeal was published on the Journal’s website.

Police have confirmed there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.

Mr Steans, of Belton Lane, Grantham, went to watch the Gingerbreads play against Leek Town on Saturday. He had told friends he was going to get something to eat during half time and never returned.

* For more on this story, see Friday’s Journal.