A body has been found behind a restaurant in York.
Police received a call just after 8.30am this morning (Tuesday, 24 September) from ambulance services, after the body of a man was found at the rear of The Press Kitchen on Walmgate.
A North Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “Police are currently in attendance and enquiries are ongoing to determine the circumstances around the man’s death.”
A police tarpaulin has been put over the scene in the small courtyard at the back of the Press Kitchen.
The courtyard is accessed by a gate from George Street.
Crime Scene Investigation officers were still at the scene this lunchtime.