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Body of a "local man" discovered in New Romney

By AntonyThrower  |  Posted: January 29, 2013

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."