Unexplained death in churchyard is being investigated by police

Police investigate the death of a man at St Mary's in Hemel Hempstead
Police investigate the death of a man at St Mary's in Hemel Hempstead

Police are trying to track down the family of a man who was found dead in a Hemel Hempstead churchyard earlier today (Monday).

At 7.56am this morning (Monday) officers responded to reports that a man’s body had been found at St Mary’s Church in High Street.

The death is currently being treated as non-suspicious and the immediate area, which was cordoned off earlier, has now been re-opened.

The man has now been identified but his next of kin have not yet been made aware.

For the full story see this week’s Gazette.