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Police keep open mind over body discovery

By Mike Cotton, Town Reporter Wednesday 14th May 2014

DETECTIVES investigating the death of a man who was found in a Barnsley stream say they are keeping an open mind as to the cause of his death.


The body was found in water close to Valley Road, Wombwell, at around 6.05pm (Monday, 12 May).


Enquiries are ongoing in order to establish the last known movements of the man, and the cause of his death.


A post-mortem examination will be carried out - the man has not yet been formally identified.