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Man’s body found in Dereham

PUBLISHED: 13:39 01 January 2019 | UPDATED: 16:12 01 January 2019

Police were called to Aldiss Court in Dereham after reports a man's body had been found. Photo: Supplied

Police were called to Aldiss Court in Dereham after reports a man's body had been found. Photo: Supplied

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A man has been found dead inside a block of flats in Dereham.

Police have confirmed a body was found on Tuesday, January 1, at Aldiss Court, just off the High Street.

Officers were called to the scene shortly after 9.30am following reports the body of a man had been found inside a block of flats.

One eyewitness, a 44-year-old woman from Dereham who asked not to be named, said: “I just saw all the police cars down street when I went into town.”

A spokesperson for Norfolk Police said: “The death is not believed to be suspicious.”

A file will be prepared for the coroner.

A fire engine from Dereham assisted police at the scene.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Fire and Rescue said: “One appliance from Dereham assisted police.”

The fire service were called at 11.25am and had left the scene by 12.14pm.


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