Body found in Wanstead

PUBLISHED: 13:52 28 April 2014 | UPDATED: 14:50 28 April 2014

A body has been found in Wanstead.

Two young boys made the grim discovery in an area of woods at Hermon Hill, near the junction of High Street, yesterday.

A Redbridge police spokesman said efforts to formally identify the person are ongoing.

A post-mortem is due to be carried out tomorrow at East Ham Mortuary.

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