Latest on body found in Buxton’s Pavilion Gardens

THE man whose body was discovered in the Pavilion Gardens yesterday morning has been named by police as James Wagstaff.

Mr Wagstaff, 63, was from Buxton. Police said a passer-by found Mr Wagstaff’s body hanging from a bridge at around 5.40am. He was cut down by police officers but pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.