Thorplands Body - Murder Inquiry Launched

28 January 2016, 12:28 | Updated: 28 January 2016, 12:30

Northants Police say they've launched a murder enquiry after the discovery of a body of a man, found in Billing Brook Road on Tuesday (Jan 27th).

The victim, a man, has not been identified yet and enquiries are being conducted into the circumstances around how the body came to be there.

Investigators believe the body is likely to have been there for some considerable amount of time, possibly months or years.

While a cordon remains around the site of where the body was found, the road closure has been removed.