Body found

PUBLISHED: 18:43 22 October 2008 | UPDATED: 15:35 25 August 2010

A MAN S body was found in woods by a passer-by last week.

A MAN'S body was found in woods by a passer-by last week.

The body of a man, believed to be in his 40s, was discovered on the ground near the Green Chain Walk, in Abbey Wood, last Wednesday morning at approximately 9am.

A rope was found hanging from a nearby tree and police are not treating the death as suspicious.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by a medical examiner. An inquest date has not yet been set.

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