Appeal to find friends and relatives of York man who died

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11 Jan 2018 @ 10.48 pm
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York Coroner’s Office is appealing for relatives or close friends to come forward to help formally identify a man who has died.

A man believed to be Peter Lester, aged 74, was found deceased at his home in the Acomb area of York on Monday (January 8).

The death is not being treated as suspicious.

Police enquiries have so far been unable to locate the man’s next of kin to assist with his formal identification.

York Coroner’s Office is urging Mr Lester’s relatives or close friends to make contact as soon as possible.

If you can help, please call North Yorkshire Police, details below.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for York Coroner’s Office
Email the Coroner’s Office here
Quote reference number 12180004272