Body found in Woodford Green

Detectives in Woodford Green are appealing for witnesses after the body of a man was found close to Broadmead fields.

Detectives believe it is the body of an 18-year-old who may have been killed during an altercation in the early hours of monday morning.

Four men and a woman were arrested at the scene. They're all currently in police custody.

A post-mortem examination will take place tomorrow at Walthamstow mortuary.

Officers are appealing for anyone who saw anything suspicious, in particular a blue Fiat Punto in Courtland Close or activity near the bridge in Chigwell Road (close to the Jet petrol station) from Sunday evening through to Monday night.

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