The body of an unidentified man was found in a churchyard in Manchester on Monday.

According to the police, the man’s body, which was clad only in a pair of jeans, was found at approximately 7:50 am in Mizpah, Kendall submerged in a water tank.

The police report that the body had a rope around the neck and a concrete block attached to the rope.

The police have since launched an investigation into the matter however, the man’s body remains unidentified.