A murder investigation has been launched after a man's body was found in an allotment in Derbyshire.
Officers were called to an allotment off Prospect Drive in Shirebrook at around 10am on Sunday (26 January).
On arrival they discovered a man and he was pronounced dead.
He had suffered injuries that would suggest that he had been assaulted.
A post mortem examination of the body took place this afternoon (27 January).
A formal identification has not yet taken place and enquiries are ongoing to identify the man’s family.
Police are urging anyone with information to contact them on quoting reference number 20*49022 using the following methods.
You can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111