Murder investigation launched after body found

murder investigation launched after body found

Police have arrested two people on suspicion of murder after the body of a man was found in Cowgate Cemetery, Albany Place, Dover at 7am on Tuesday, 1 October.


The area has been cordoned off and officers from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate are investigating the circumstances.


Enquiries are ongoing and police are appealing for information.


Detective Inspector Neil Kimber said: ‘We are working to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident and are treating the man’s death as suspicious. I am keen to hear from anyone who may have information that will help us with our investigation.’


Anyone with any information that may help police is asked to contact 01843 222289, quoting reference 01-171. Alternatively, you can call the independent charity, Crimestoppers in Kent, anonymously, on 0800 555111.