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Man found dead close to Waitrose in Broadheath

By David Prior at

A man’s body has been found close to the Waitrose supermarket in Broadheath.

Shortly after 9am this morning, police were called to reports of a body being found under a bridge near Sinderland Road.

Officers attended and discovered the body of a man. His death is not being treated as suspicious.

Enquiries are currently ongoing as police look to confirm his identity.

Police have not released any further information about the deceased.