Body in field - 'not a suspicious death'

THE results of a post mortem examination on the body of a man found in a field in west Suffolk are inconclusive, police have said.The body - found by farm workers in a field in Chalk Lane, Brandon, yesterday - was taken to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

THE results of a post mortem examination on the body of a man found in a field in west Suffolk are inconclusive, police have said.

The body - found by farm workers in a field in Chalk Lane, Brandon, yesterday - was taken to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

There a Home Office pathologist conducted the post mortem examination at around lunchtime. As the results were inconclusive, toxicology tests will now be carried out to ascertain the cause of death.

But a police spokeswoman said the examination did establish that there were no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death.


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Detectives are carrying out further enquiries to establish the man's identity.

The cordon in the field has now been lifted.

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