A MAN has been found dead at a rural beauty spot outside Chester.
At about 10.45pm last night (Monday July 2) emergency services were contacted by a member of the public who had discovered a collapsed male in woodland near to the Egerton Arms at Broxton.
When police arrived, they discovered the body of a male his 50s who was pronounced dead at the scene.
The man’s next of kin have been informed and formal identification and post mortem will take place in due course.
As yet the circumstances surrounding the death are unexplained and the matter is being investigated by Cheshire police who are keen to speak to the individual who made the 999 call as a priority and urge them to contact Cheshire Police or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.