Body of Edmund Jeske found in woodland in Hythe

Daily Echo: Edmund Jeske Edmund Jeske

THE body of a Hampshire man has been found in woodland.

Edmund Jeske vanished from the Hythe area on Saturday and was last seen in Roseberry Avenue.

But the 65-year-old's body was discovered by police at around 12pm today in Butts Ash Wood, Hythe.

A Hampshire police spokesman confirmed there were no suspicious circumstances.

She said: “Unfortunately officers discovered the body around midday and the death is not being treated as suspicious. A file is being prepared for the coroner and his family has been informed.”

Officers had been searching for Mr Jeske for four days after becoming concerned for his welfare.

A post mortem will take place tomorrow.

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6:17pm Mon 30 Dec 13

jg9psf says...

So sad rip thoughts for his family
So sad rip thoughts for his family jg9psf

7:31pm Mon 30 Dec 13

TJC0310 says...

The loss of a real character. Thoughts and condolences are with Eddie's friends and family.
The loss of a real character. Thoughts and condolences are with Eddie's friends and family. TJC0310

8:36pm Mon 30 Dec 13

eurogordi says...

Very sad. RIP.
Very sad. RIP. eurogordi

11:02pm Mon 30 Dec 13

Mr Ricky says...

Thoughts and condolences to Eddie's wife and daughter.
R.I.P. Eddie till we meet again,
Thoughts and condolences to Eddie's wife and daughter. R.I.P. Eddie till we meet again, Mr Ricky

3:59am Tue 31 Dec 13

CHARLIE TAYLOR says...

Lovely man !! R.I.P. Eddie
Lovely man !! R.I.P. Eddie CHARLIE TAYLOR

6:19am Tue 31 Dec 13

margie933 says...

How very sad. .R.I.P.
My condolences to his family.
How very sad. .R.I.P. My condolences to his family. margie933

9:16am Tue 31 Dec 13

LadySam says...

Poor poor man..I haven't lived in Hythe for 15 years but I remember him very well. So sad to hear this. Sleep well, Eddie.
Poor poor man..I haven't lived in Hythe for 15 years but I remember him very well. So sad to hear this. Sleep well, Eddie. LadySam

2:04pm Fri 3 Jan 14

LADY 56 says...

Sad story
Sad story LADY 56

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