Man's dead body found stuffed in wheelie bin as police probe 'unexplained' death

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6/1/2019 10:03 PM   

A man's dead body has been found stuffed inside a wheelie bin.

Police discovered Tony Hutchison's body on Thursday night in the town of Gorebridge, Midlothian in Scotland, the Daily Record reports.

A man's dead body has been found stuffed inside a wheelie bin.

Police discovered Tony Hutchison's body on Thursday night in the town of Gorebridge, Midlothian in Scotland, the Daily Record reports.

Police have cordoned off the area as forensic scientists and officers continue investigating the mysterious incident.

Detective Inspector Grant Durie of the MIT said: "At this time, a cause of death has not yet been established and we are currently treating the death as unexplained.

"We are working to formally identify the man, and ascertain the full circumstances of this in order to provide answers to his family and the wider community.

"I’d encourage the local community to help us, wherever possible, and get in touch if they may have seen Tony, or captured him on any private CCTV, since the last confirmed sighting.

"Likewise, anyone who lives in the Arniston area and who may information relevant to our inquiries is urged to get in touch as soon as possible."

Anyone with information should contact the police on 101 or anonymously on Crimestoppers at 0800 555 111.

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