POLICE have confirmed the identity of a 20-year-old man who was found dead in Kendal.

A spokesman said there were no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of serving soldier Ryan Ward, of Lound Street, off Lound Road.

Officers attended the address at around 3.30pm on Saturday.

An inquest into Mr Ward's death is due to be opened at Kendal County Hall on Monday.

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