Body found in Bedfords Park confirmed as former missing man from Hertfordshire

PUBLISHED: 14:53 02 July 2019 | UPDATED: 14:53 02 July 2019

Greg Turner. Picture: Havering MPS

Greg Turner. Picture: Havering MPS


Police have confirmed the identity of the body that was found in Bedfords Park last month.

Officers were called to Bedfords Park, Havering-atte-Bower, at around 5.40pm, on Wednesday, June 5, to carry out a search of the area in relation to a missing person enquiry.

During the search, a body of a man was found within the park.

You may also want to watch:

Police have confirmed today, Tuesday, June 2, that the man was 39-year-old Greg Turner from Hertfordshire.

At the time, Havering Police were appealing for the public's help in tracing him after going missing from Romford.

The man's death is being treated as non-suspicious.

Family members have been made aware.

No further investigation is ongoing at this time.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Romford Recorder. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Romford Recorder