Body found near Boston village ‘not treated as suspicious’

Police news.
Police news.

A body has been found near a Boston village but the circumstances are not being treated as suspicious say police.

A Lincolnshire Police spokesman confirmed the body was found on Thursday in woodland near Marsh Lane following an extensive force search.

It is believed the body relates to a missing person from the Humberside area, however, details are yet to be confirmed.

The matter is now in the hands of the coroner.

A spokesman for Lincolnshire Coroner’s Office said no formal identification had been carried out yet but was due by the end of the week.