Kent Police find woman's body in field

Police called to check on the welfare of a woman in Kent have found a body in a field.

Kent Police were called to Hampstead Lane, Yalding, on Monday afternoon, after concerns were raised for the welfare of a 54-year-old woman.

Officers went to the area and found the woman's car near Hampstead Lane. They then found a woman's body in a field near the car.

Forensic experts have been examining the scene where the body was found.

A post-mortem examination is expected to be carried out on Tuesday.

Police have not yet identified the woman who died.

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