Man's body found in Hampshire woodland

His body was found in woodland near Bolderwood Credit: Google Images

A body of a man has been found in woodland in the Lyndhurst area of the New Forest in Hampshire.

Officers were called to Bolderwood at around 11.30 on Saturday, after receiving a call that the body of a man had been discovered.

He has been identified as missing Bournemouth man Oliver Marsh.

Oliver, 38, went missing from his Bournemouth address on the afternoon of Wednesday 7 December.

His Volkswagen Touareg was discovered in the Lyndhurst area on Thursday 8 December.

Oliver’s family have been informed of the discovery. His death is not being treated as suspicious and HM Coroner in Hampshire has been informed.