FOOTAGE: Drone in North Yorkshire spots at-risk man following unsuccessful patrol

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A drone deployed by police in North Yorkshire has been used to spot an at-risk male.

The UAV spotted the male after an unsuccessful on-foot patrol earlier this month.

North Yorkshire Police Drones took to social media to announce the news online.

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In a tweet, the force commented: “About 1am on 6/4 a missing suicidal man entered the sea at Filey, North Yorkshire.”

“A patrol of the beach failed to locate him. This video shows the moment he was walked up the beach after an NYP drone pilot spotted him with a thermal camera and he was pulled out.”

Watch the video here:

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