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Body found in ditch

Police have launched a murder inquiry after the body of a man was discovered in a ditch near Peterborough on Saturday morning.

Body found in roadside ditch

Police have launched a murder inquiry after the body of a man was found in a roadside ditch near the A16 in the north of Peterborough on Saturday morning.

The victim was reported missing on Good Friday and his estate car was found burnt-out near a farm at Yaxley that evening say officers.

A post-mortem examination has found he died from stab wounds.

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