Name released of man whose body was found in a car in Boston


The name of the man whose body was found in a car on Carlton Road, in Boston, has been released by the coroner’s office today (Tuesday).

A Lincolnshire County Council spokesman confirmed an inquest was officially opened into the death of Marian Chanas, 56, of Cleethorpes, yesterday (Monday).

Mr Chanas’ body was found in a car on Friday, October 2, following a call to police by a concerned member of the public.

Coroner’s officer Jim Bradwell has previously said that although they could not confirm how long the body has been there, it is believed Mr Chanas could have been deceased for up to a month.

Lincolnshire Police say there are currently no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.

At this point there is no date set for the inquest.