Man in his 70s found dead in pond

The pond by St Mary's Church, Wendover
The pond by St Mary's Church, Wendover

A man in his 70s has been found dead in a pond.

The body was discovered at 9.45am this morning (Thursday) in the large pond in Church Lane, Wendover, next to St Mary’s Church.

A police cordon outside St Mary's Church, Wendover

A police cordon outside St Mary's Church, Wendover

The man, who had head and leg injuries, was declared dead at the scene.

Police say his death is not thought to be suspicious.

His next of kin are yet to be informed.

Officers have now left the scene.