Body in park 'not suspicious'

Detectives investigating the disappearance of a Petersfield man have found a body. A man’s body was discovered in Queen Elizabeth Country Park, near Petersfield yesterday.

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Police statement after body found in park

Police in Hampshire investigating the disappearance of a Petersfield man have found a body.

It was discovered in Queen Elizabeth Country Park, near Petersfield, yesterday.

Formal identification has yet to take place but the family of Byron Cottee has been informed of the discovery.

The death is currently being treated as non-suspicious. Officers say a file will be passed to the coroner in due course.

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