Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Man found dead near Sheffield park identified

A man who was found dead near a Sheffield park has been named by police.

Mark Bayliss, 39, was spotted by a passer-by near to the entrance of Herdings Park, off Raeburn Road, at 0645 BST on Sunday.

Mr Bayliss, from the Nether Edge area of the city, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police originally treated the death as suspicious as a matter of routine but are now treating it as a sudden death.

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