Work goes on at ‘body’ dig house in Thornton

Police at a property in Knowsley Crescent in Thornton

Police at a property in Knowsley Crescent in Thornton

Police continue to dig in a garden in Thornton following reports a body may be buried there.

Officers and crime scene investigators have been at the semi-detached property in Knowsley Crescent for more than a week.
So far nothing significant has been found.
A Lancashire Police spokesman said detectives, who have put up tents and screens at the scene were expected to continue their work in the rear garden of the property for ‘several more days’.