Dead body found in Dartford Heath

PUBLISHED: 15:08 24 September 2013 | UPDATED: 15:08 24 September 2013

The body of a dead man was found on Dartford Heath today.

Officers were called to the Shepherds Lane entrance just after noon to find the body.

Eight police cars were lined up adjacent to the heath.

A police spokesman said: “Detectives are currently at the scene and working to establish the circumstances.”

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