21-year-old man found dead at St Margaret’s Church, Barking

Barking Abbey with St Margaret's Church

Barking Abbey with St Margaret's Church - Credit: Archant

The dead body of a 21-year-old man was found in the grounds of a Barking church on Saturday.

Police found the corpse at St Margaret’s Church, in North Street, at about 11:20am and are treating the death as ‘unexplained’.

Officers from Barking and Dagenham are currently investigating.

Check back later for more information.

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