Police Investigate Sudden Death In Braintree

Police are investigating the sudden death of a man whose body was found at a property in Braintree.

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Officers were called to Wingate Close at around 12.25am yesterday (Saturday, 6 February).

Essex Police said: "Officers attended and following initial investigation the death was treated as suspicious and two men were arrested.

"The deceased is believed to be a man in his early 20s from Witham.

"A forensic post-mortem was carried out yesterday afternoon and has ruled out any third party involvement in the death.

"We are no longer treating it as suspicious and the two men who were arrested have been released without charge. Police will now be preparing a file for the coroner".

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