POLICE have confirmed that there was no suspicious circumstances, after finding a young man dead in Northwich. 

Police were called to Furey Woods off Beswicks Road - known locally as Bluebell Wood - shortly before 11.30am on Saturday. 

An 18-year-old Northwich man was pronounced dead at the scene. 

A police spokesman said: "Officers attended the scene, along with colleagues from North West Ambulance Service, and sadly the man, an 18-year-old local man, was pronounced dead at the scene.

"The man’s next of kin have been informed. The death is not being treated as suspicious at the current time and a case file will be prepared for the coroner."