On Wednesday 14th February a body of a man was found in a woodland area close to Camp Road in Chepstow.
We can confirm, that the man has now been formally identified as 43 year old Matthew Treggiden, who was last seen on the 4th December 2017.
Officers are not treating the death as suspicious at this time.
His family are being supported by specialist officers, they have provided the following tribute:
"We would like to thank the police and everyone involved who helped Matthew and the person who found him. We would also like to thank all our friends who have offered their support over these difficult months. Matthew was a kind, gentle hearted person, adored by his family and will be deeply missed.''