July 24 2014 Latest news:
Beth Wyatt, Reporter
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
The body found in woodland in Redbridge has been formally identified as missing man Christopher Simmons.
Police discovered the 50-year-old’s body near Roding Lane South on Friday.
Mr Simmons had been missing since last Tuesday, when he left his home in the road to go for a walk.
His family have been informed.
A spokesman for Redbridge police said officers are not treating the death as suspicious and enquiries are ongoing.
A post-mortem examination is yet to have taken place.