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Remains of a body have been found in Mansfield

The remains of a body have been discovered at a former garage in Mansfield.

Police were called to Nottingham Road at around 11:00 yesterday morning.

The area has been cordoned off while police investigate and tests will later be carried out to determine sex and identity.

At this stage the death is not being treated as suspicious.


Police identify human remains in Coventry

Hiralal Chauhan Credit: West Midlands Police

Police have confirmed that human remains discovered in a Coventry wood are those of missing Radford man, Hiralal Chauhan.

Mr Chauhan went missing from his home in Coventry in 2009 and despite several public appeals, he was never found.

Wainbody Woods in Coventry Credit: ITV Central

Earlier this year, a man walking his dog in Wainbody Woods came across the human remains.

Mr Chauhan's death is being treated as unexplained and officers are appealing for anyone with information to get in touch.