Police are treating the death of a man found in Hyde Park this morning as "suspicious"

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The man's body (not pictured) was found in the early hours of this morning (Source: Getty)

The Metropolitan Police force has confirmed a body was found in Hyde Park in the early hours of the morning.

Reports suggested the man's body was found near Speaker's Corner.

A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police said: "Police in Westminster were called to Hyde Park, W2, at 05.50 on Friday following concerns for a man officer attended and found a man deceased.

"The incident is being treated as suspicious. No arrests have been made. Enquiries are ongoing."

The body was found near Speaker's Corner (Source: Google Maps)

Twitter users posted images of the area being cordoned off.

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