Update: Police confirm Norwich church death not suspicious

A dead body was found on St Saviours Lane in Norwich on Saturday.

A dead body was found on St Saviours Lane in Norwich on Saturday. - Credit: Archant

Police have confirmed that there are no suspicious circumstances after a body was discovered in Norwich on Saturday.

It is understood that officers were called to the scene near to St Saviour's Church, in St Saviours Lane, off Magdalen Street, at around 10.30am on Saturday.

Two forensic services vans were on scene, with an area near to the church entrance obscured by officers holding a white sheet.

A cordon was put in place sealing off the street and was lifted at about 3pm, with St Saviours re-opening to traffic and pedestrians.

The identity of the deceased has not been released.