Police find body in woodland

Ashley Lynch
Ashley Lynch

THE body of a man - believed to be missing 22-year-old Ashley Lynch - has been found in woodland in Wigan.

At around 2pm on Saturday police officers were searching woodland off Landgate Lane at Bryn.

During the search officers found the body of a 22-year-old man. There are believed to be no suspicious circumstances and the case has been passed to the coroner.