Body found in Christchurch hedge

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Police say they were called at around 9am Saturday morning to the scene on Montreal St. Photo credit: Getty

A 60-year-old man's body has been found in a hedge in Christchurch.

Police say they were called at 8:50am Saturday morning to the scene on Moorhouse Avenue.

The death is not being treated as suspicious, and will be referred to the coroner.

Police are currently working to identify the man.

Cordons and a scene guard are in place.

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