Police discover man's body at Peterborough church

Police discovered a man's body in the grounds of a church in Peterborough late afternoon yesterday (Monday, October 15).

Tuesday, 16th October 2018, 9:54 am
Updated Tuesday, 16th October 2018, 11:00 am

Police were called at 5.05pm to St John’s church in Stanground.

Eyewitnesses said they said saw three police cars at the church.

A police spokesman said: “Police were called yesterday to reports of a sudden death in Church Street, Stanground, Peterborough at 5.05pm.

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“Officers attended the area and a man was pronounced dead at the scene. The death is not being treated as suspicious and will be passed to the coroner.”