Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Bodies Discovered In Reed Pond near Tennyson Avenue in Canterbury, Kent

The discovery of the bodies of two men in a pond is being investigated by police.

The first body was found in Reed Pond, near Tennyson Avenue in Canterbury, Kent, at about 12pm on Monday.

The second body was then pulled from the water almost 10 hours later, according to Kent Police.

One of the bodies is believed to be that of a 17-year-old boy who went missing recently, according to Sky sources.

Officers were called to the scene after reports a body had been seen in the water around midday.

"At this time police are treating the death as suspicious and an investigation is under way to establish the cause of death and to identify the body," said a force spokeswoman.

"We can confirm that a second body was discovered at 9.40pm yesterday."

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