Wednesday, 10.30am: Police have confirmed the body found in a field near Market Deeping was that of a woman.
A dog walker made the discovery in the field between the A1175 and Swine’s Meadow Road at 10.40am on Tuesday. Forensic officers spent part of the day at the scene, the area was cordoned off and a police guard remained there overnight.
A police spokesman said: “The body found is that of a woman and enquiries are being carried out to identify the deceased. A post mortem has been carried out and the death is still being treated as unexplained at this stage.”
Anyone with information should call 101 quoting incident 120 of September 24.