Lincolnshire

More time to question Sleaford quarry death suspect

Police cordon at the scene
Image caption The man's body was found at the lake off Mareham Lane on Wednesday night

Police have been given more time to question a teenager arrested on suspicion of murdering a man found dead at a disused Lincolnshire quarry.

The man's body was discovered by police on Wednesday night at the lake off Mareham Lane, Sleaford.

A 17-year-old boy was later arrested in Sleaford and is being questioned at Lincoln police station.

Detectives said they were not yet in a position to name the dead man, who is believed to be from Boston.

A post-mortem examination was being carried out on Friday.

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