Postmortem examination results are due after a body thought to be a man wanted in connection with serious sexual offences was discovered in Claines in Worcestershire.
A manhunt was launched after Garry Foster disappeared with a gun from his home in Dudley on Sunday.
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The House of Commons Petitions Committee has said they will keep an eye on the petition and are concerned about fraudulent signatures.
Oliver Healey, from Telford said he set up the page before the referendum and it has now been "hijacked" by Remain backers.
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