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Man’s body found in river in Dartford

PUBLISHED: 13:01 26 September 2015 | UPDATED: 18:38 26 September 2015

Police were called at 7.11pm to reports of three cars involved in a crash

Police were called at 7.11pm to reports of three cars involved in a crash

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Police were called to Dartford early this morning after the body of a middle-aged man was found in the river.

Police were called to Dartford early this morning after the body of a middle-aged man was found in the River Darent.

He has not been formally identified, but police say they believe the body to be that of a man in his 50s who was sleeping rough in the area.

Officers were called to East Hill just after 8am after ambulance crews found the body.

Police are now investigating the man’s death. Anyone with information should call 101, quoting incident number 26-325.


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