06 September 1999
Hop-picker found dead in Kent

POLICE have named a man found dead in suspicious circumstances at a farm near Tunbridge Wells, Kent.

Peter Metcalfe, 43, was found at Castlemaine Farm at Horsmonden on Saturday morning.

Mr Metcalfe had been working temporarily as a hop picker.

A man is in custody helping police with their inquiries.

  • The Times 06/09/99 page 10 (News in Brief)