UPDATE: Police say man's body found in woodland beauty spot

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Officers investigating after a body was found in woodland in Tovil, Maidstone are appealing for help from the public.

The body of a man believed to be aged in his 20s was found in Crisbrook Meadow near a mill pond at 7.15am this morning.

Police would like to hear from anyone who was in the area at any time between Saturday 6 May and Sunday morning, and may have information.

The Valley Conservation Society, which owns the meadow in conjunction with Tovil Parish Council, was due to hold a litter-pick in the area this morning, but officers told the group to cancel the event.

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Officers are carrying out inquiries at the scene, a local beauty spot, which has been cordoned off.

The cause of the death is currently unexplained and being investigated.