Male body found at Newport property


A man’s body was found in a Newport property on Friday evening (November 16). 

Police and ambulance crews entered a property off Scarrots Lane shortly before 4pm.

Ambulance outside the property in Newport

The death is not being treated as suspicious and his next of kin have been informed.

A file is being prepared for the coroner.

The discovery on Friday was the second of a similar nature with another body being found in Player Street, Ryde just an hour before.