A MAN's body was found yesterday in a drainage ditch in New Romney.
The body, believed to be that of a local man in his 40s, was found in water off Church Lane.
Kent Police was called at 3.50pm yesterday and Kent Fire and Rescue helped with the recovery.
A spokesman for the police said: "Officers attended and the death is not being treated as suspicious.
"It remains unexplained and a post mortem examination will be carried out.
"A formal identification is still to take place."