Updated: Body discovered in Wythall

[quote]Update 18:00: The man has been identified and his next of kin have been informed. [/quote]

West Mercia Police have confirmed that the body of a male was discovered by a member of the public in Wythall this morning (Thursday 28 April).

The body was found in the Middle Lane area and reported to police at approximately 10am.

A large section of Middle Lane has been closed by police while enquiries are carried out.

The circumstances surrounding the man’s death are currently being investigated. We will be working to identify the individual and contact his next of kin.

Anyone who has any information is asked to contact police on 101.