Post-mortem on body found by two boys in a Wanstead wood inconclusive

The body was found by two boys on Sunday

The body was found by two boys on Sunday

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A post-mortem has failed to establish the cause of death of a man whose decomposed body was found by two boys.

Police were called to New Wanstead Woods, off New Wanstead Road, on Sunday at just after 11am following reports of a man found dead.

He is yet to be identified.

A post-mortem at East Ham Mortuary was inconclusive and the death is being treated as unexplained.

However, police are not treating the death as suspicious.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Redbridge CID by calling 101.

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