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Tributes paid to priest found dead in Morrisons car park

Tributes have been paid to a priest who remained unnoticed for three days after having apparently died in the driver's seat of his car.

Father Joseph Williams, 42, was found slumped over the wheel in a Morrisons car park in Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire.

The Morrison's car park in Houghton Regis where Father Joseph Williams was found Credit: Google Maps

The Bishop of Northampton, Peter Doyle, said it appeared he had died of natural causes, although a post-mortem has yet to be carried out.

Father Joseph Williams was missing for six days before he was found in this car park Credit: Google Maps