Police investigating the death of a man whose body was found on a green in Timberland say the incident is not believed to be suspicious.
Officers were called to an area on Timberland, Scunthorpe, at 8:20am yesterday (Monday, November 15) following reports of a concern for safety. The area is an open grassy section open to the public, where the ‘Welcome to Bottesford’ sign is positioned.
Upon attending, sadly, a man was discovered deceased. The man’s death is not being treated as suspicious.
Police currently have a field condended off in Scunthorpe, crime scene van at the Lochcarron. Earlier unconfirmed reports suggest children had found a body. pic.twitter.com/rgVv2sGuE0
— Hamst (@TheHamst) November 15, 2021
The body was reportedly found by a woman and her children and police cordoned off a section of residential area.
Humberside Police are appealing for anyone with information that could help with the investigation to contact them on 101 quoting log number 82 of November 15.