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Police identify body of man found at Longridge Fell

Posted on - 21st April, 2023 - 5:38pm | Author - | Posted in - Lancashire Police, Longridge, Preston News, Ribble Valley News
The body was found in woodland, and may have been there for weeks or even months
The body was found in woodland, and may have been there for weeks or even months

Police have identified the body of a man found earlier this month at Longridge Fell.

Officers had appealed for help after the discovery was made in woodland off Birdy Brow in early April.

Despite a number of enquiries, they had been unable to identify the man.

Read more: Police appeal for help solve mystery of unidentified body found at Longridge Fell

A Lancashire Police spokesperson said: “Enquiries are ongoing to identify and speak to his next of kin.

“Thank you to everyone who shared our appeals for information.”

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