Churchyard in Daventry cordoned off by police

The scene at Holy Cross Church
The scene at Holy Cross Church

The graveyard at Holy Cross Church in Daventry was closed by police this morning.

Officers cordoned off the area after a man was found injured in the graveyard in the early hours of Wednesday, December 30.

Police at the scene said the man had been taken to hospital and that at this time they believe he may have fallen over resulting in the injuries.

However, as a precaution they closed the graveyard to check there was no evidence that a crime had been committed.