Search teams at the river in Hardbargain where the body of flood victim Anthony Walkes was found

The body of Anthony Walkes, the Princes Town man who was swept away by flood waters on Monday, has been recovered. It was found in a river in Hardbargain

Search teams, including fire officers, members of the Defence Force, Coast Guard and police, accompanied by Walkes’ relatives, had resumed the search for Walkes at dawn.

The search had been called off on Tuesday evening after 12 hours of searching along the periphery of the Guaracara River.