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Man found dead at a house in Chesterfield is formally identified

Posted on 18th September 2017

The body of a man found at a house in Chesterfield has been identified.

We were called to a house in Chiltern Close, Loundsley Green, at 7.15am on Sunday, September 17, after the body of Leon Pirdue (32) was found by paramedics.

Mr Pirdue, of Newbold, has been formally identified today.

A 25-year-old woman and 32-year-old man have been arrested on suspicion of murder. They remain in custody and are being questioned.

We are investigating the circumstances surrounding Mr Pirdue’s death and are asking anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious at the house that morning to call us on 101 quoting incident 264 of September 17.

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