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Family tribute to man found dead in a ditch

Kevin Lee from Fletton was found dead on Easter Saturday Credit: Cambridgeshire Police

The family of a man found dead in a ditch in Peterborough have paid tribute to him. Kevin Lee, 48, was found in a ditch near the A16 at Newborough over the Easter weekend. He was from the Fletton area of Peterborough.

The family issued a statement through Cambridgeshire Police:

"We are devastated by Kevin's death, he was a wonderful husband, father, loving brother and son.

"His naturally infectious personality touched everyone who knew him.

"He will be hugely missed by all his friends and family.

"We are struggling to come to terms with our tragic loss and we ask that we are left alone to grieve in private."

Police search the area close to where Kevin Lee was found dead over the Easter weekend Credit: ITV Anglia

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Peterborough murder: Police arrest two suspects

Peterborough murder
Officers search close to where Kevin Lee's body was found Credit: ITV Anglia

Police investigating a murder in Peterborough over the Easter weekend have confirmed two people they wanted to question have been arrested.

The body of 48-year-old Kevin Lee was found in a ditch by the side of the A16 on Saturday.

West Mercia Police have confirmed they are liaising with officers in Cambridgeshire after Gary Stretch, 47, and Joanna Dennehy were arrested in Hereford yesterday afternoon.

Two arrests after body found in ditch near Peterborough

Cambridgeshire police have arrested two people after a body was found in a ditch near Peterborough Credit: ITV Anglia

Murder squad detectives in Cambridgeshire have arrested two people they were trying to trace after a body was discovered in a ditch by the A16 near Peterborough on Saturday.

Gary Stretch and Joanna Dennehy are now helping police with their enquiries.

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