Found body is that of missing man from Bury St Edmunds

A body found in a field in Suffolk is that of a 38-year-old man who was reported missing on Friday, police have confirmed.

Shaun Alcock was found by a member of the public in a field off Appledown Drive in the Moreton Hall area of Bury St Edmunds on Saturday morning.

Police cordoned off the area while police recovered Mr Alcock's body.

Suffolk Police said there were no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.

A post-mortem examination will be carried out later.

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