By Danyal Hussain For Mailonline
Published: 20:27 GMT, 17 November 2019 | Updated: 20:30 GMT, 17 November 2019
The family of missing Leah Croucher suffered more heartbreak tonight after her 24-year-old brother Haydon was found dead.
The circumstances of his death are not yet clear but his passing was confirmed by distraught father John.
Haydon's sister Leah, with whom he was very close, has not been seen since Valentines day this year and massive police searches and appeals have failed to find any trace of her.
She disappeared while on the way to work in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
John, a martial arts instructor, told of the family's devastation at the death of Haydon tonight: 'What kind of life is it that you can speak to your son on Thursday evening to reassure him that we all feel the same sadness at Friday 15th, approaching nine months with no news about Leah is a terrible thing to face.
'We promise to meet up the