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Police investigating after man found dead at Lidl

PUBLISHED: 12:37 16 December 2018 | UPDATED: 10:46 17 December 2018

Lidl, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

Lidl, King's Lynn. Picture: Ian Burt

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Police are investigating after a man was found dead at a supermarket.

Officers were called to Lidl, near King’s Lynn’s town centre at around 11.30am today, following what was described as concern for the safety of a man in a car. An ambulance was also sent to the scene.

Norfolk police said a man had been found deceased in a car.

Enquries into the death are ongoing but it is not believed to be suspicious at this stage. Forensic officers are now examining the vehicle.

A police spokesman said: “The death is currently being treated as unexplained and a seal has been put in place at the location whilst initial enquiries are carried out.”

It is not clear how long the car had been in the car park. A spokesman for Lidl said: “We were extremely sorry to learn of this and will, of course, be supporting the authorities with their enquiries in any way we can.”


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