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‘Unexplained’ death discovered on Leyton Flats

A man’s body was discovered this morning
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An aerial view of Leyton Flats (credit: Google Earth)
An aerial view of Leyton Flats (credit: Google Earth)

A crime scene is in place after a man was found dead on Leyton Flats this morning.

Police were called to the green space in Leytonstone at around 8.30am and found an “unresponsive” man.


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He was later pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. Police are currently working to locate his next of kin.

His death is currently being treated as “unexplained”, a Met spokesperson confirmed, and a post-mortem will take place later this week.

More on this story as we receive it.


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