Parbold murder probe: Police pictured at the scene

Police have launched a murder investigation after a body was found in Parbold.

Thursday, 2nd May 2019, 12:25 pm
Updated Thursday, 2nd May 2019, 1:41 pm
Murder probe

Police were called at around 5.25pm on Wednesday after a body was discovered in a wooded area off Parbold Hill, in Parbold. The death is being treated as suspicious and an investigation is under way. Police say it is not yet known if the body is a man or woman.

Police at the scene of the suspected murder
Police cars near Parbold Hill

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Police at work in the fields near to the suspected murder scene in Parbold
A police officer at the scene of the suspected murder
Police at the scene of a suspected murder in Parbold