Man found dead in Chesterfield after report of woman assaulted

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Police have found the body of a man at a Chesterfield house following reports of a woman being attacked.

The dead man was found after Derbyshire Police were called to the house on Greendale Avenue, Holymoorside, on Monday.

A police spokesman said: “Police and paramedics were called to an address in Holymoorside to reports that a woman had been assaulted. She was taken to hospital with head injuries and has since been discharged.

“During our enquiries at the scene, officers found the body of a 51-year-old man in the rear garden of the address. We do not believe there to be any suspicious circumstances relating to the man’s death.

“A file has been prepared for the coroner.”