Body of man found in South Kirkby identified

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The body of a man has been discovered in South Kirkby has now been identified, police have confirmed.

Wakefield District CID appealed after the body was found by a member of the public at around 8pm on Tuesday on a track close to Broad Lane.

Detective Inspector Tim Hunt of Wakefield District CID, said there had been no suspicious circumstances.

The police thanked the public for helping to identify the man.