Haddington body ‘not wearing shoes’

Police say the man was shoeless and had his top pulled over his head. Picture: Ian Georgeson
Police say the man was shoeless and had his top pulled over his head. Picture: Ian Georgeson

A MAN found dead near Haddington Golf Club was not wearing any shoes and had his top pulled up over his head, the News understands.

Police have launched a probe into the mystery death at the East Lothian sewage works.

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The body was found near to the waste water treatment plant beside the town’s golf course at about 6am yesterday (Monday).

Officers are treating the death as “unexplained” with a post mortem due to be carried out later today.