Burnley murder victim named

Police have this lunchtime named the man found dead at a Burnley business yesterday morning.

They have confirmed his identity as Stephen Whitehead, who is 49.

Stephen Whitehead

Stephen Whitehead

The man was discovered at the business premises of Pendle Skips in Balderstone Close, around 8am, where he is thought to be a casual employee.

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Anyone with any information is asked to call Police on 101 quoting incident reference 182 of July 27th