UPDATE: Man found hanged in Ilford park was in his 20s

A man was found hanged this morning in South Park, Ilford was a man in his 20s, police have said.

The body was reportedly found by a dog walker at 6.30am this morning near the Golfe Road entrance shortly after the park opened.

A coroner visited the scene at noon today, and police are not treating the death as suspicious.

Two ambulances were called shortly after 6.30am but he was already dead at the scene. The man has not yet been identified.


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