Man’s body found in Balkerne Hill car park in Colchester

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

An investigation has been launched after a man’s body was found in a Colchester car park this morning.

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Police have closed St Mary’s car park on Balkerne Hill following the discovery of the body around 8.55am.

Officers are carrying out enquiries to establish the circumstances and the cause of death.

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

People parked in the car park will not be able to access their vehicles for some time while early investigations are carried out by police.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Essex Police on 101, quoting incident 224 of 23/04.

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police have appealed for witnesses to get in touch. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN - Credit: Archant


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