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Bathwick Woods remains are man aged 40 to 65

Bathwick Woods
Image caption A dog walker found the remains at Bathwick Woods, near Golf Course Road

Human remains that were found in woods in Bath are those of a unknown man aged between 40 and 65, police have said.

A dog walker found the remains at Bathwick Woods, near Golf Course Road, close to Bath Golf Club, last Tuesday.

Detectives from Avon and Somerset Police say they are satisfied that the man died from natural causes.

Officers are carrying out DNA and dental tests to see if they can identify him from lists of missing people.

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