Lincolnshire Police officially identify man found in drainage dyke

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Lincolnshire Police have named the man whose body was found in a drainage dyke as 74-year-old Patrick Walsh.

An underwater search unit was called to the dyke off Sutton Road in Trusthorpe at 8.30am on February 8 after a body was discovered by a member of the public.

The cause of death has yet to be to confirmed, and has now been referred to the coroner.

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