Body-in-well suspects bailed until late December

Seven men arrested on suspicion of murder after a body was found in a well at a property in Surrey have been released on bail until late December, Scotland Yard said.

Police activity near the property in Warlingham, Surrey, yesterday.
Police activity near the property in Warlingham, Surrey, yesterday. Credit: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

The men, aged between 21 and 27, have been bailed "pending further investigation", a spokesperson said.

The body was removed from the well yesterday afternoon and a post-mortem examination is scheduled to take place later today.

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Body lay in well 'for two years'

A body found in a well outside a home in Surrey had been been there for around two years, police now believe. Seven men who were arrested on suspicion of murder have been released on bail.