Death of James Lambert in Thames Ditton 'unexplained'

Imber Cross, Thames Ditton Police found James Lambert's body in Imber Cross, Thames Ditton

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The death of a man whose body was found in a ditch in Surrey is now being treated as unexplained by police.

James Lambert, 33, who had been reported missing to the Metropolitan Police, was discovered dead at Imber Cross, Thames Ditton, on Friday.

Two local men, aged 46 and 35, were arrested on suspicion of murder but later released without charge.

Surrey Police said an initial post-mortem examination failed to establish a cause of death.

A spokeswoman for the force said the death was being treated as unexplained and toxicology tests would now be carried out.

Mr Lambert was reported missing on 14 November.

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