UPDATE: Body found in drain is identified

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News from the Boston Standard, Lincolnshire: bostonstandard.co.uk, on Twitter @standardboston

Police have named the man whose body was found in the Maud Foster Drain on Friday.

He has been formally identified as Aleksandr Vasilevskij, aged 27, a Lithuanian national who had been living locally in the Windsor Bank area of Boston.

He was discovered by a member of the public in the Mount Bridge area of Skirbeck Road and recovered by a police underwater search unit.

Lincolnshire Police are treating his death as ‘unexplained’.

The coroner is expected to open and adjourn an inquest tomorrow.