Man in his 30s found dead in Ilford garden

Police cordoned off Buckingham Road in Ilford (Picture: Ellie Hoskins)

Police cordoned off Buckingham Road in Ilford (Picture: Ellie Hoskins) - Credit: Archant

A man in his 30s has been found dead in a garden in Ilford.

Police were called at around 8.11am to reports of a man found collapsed in a garden in Buckingham Road.

Officers found the body of a man, believed to be around 35 years old.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by London Ambulance Service.

The death is being treated as unexplained at this stage and next of kin have been informed.

You may also want to watch:

A Met Police spokesman said officers believe they know the identity of the man but they are awaiting formal identification.

A post-mortem examination will take place in due course.

Most Read

Police cordons are in place whilst the emergency services deal with the incident.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter