Police are probing a suspected murder in St Peter.
The body of 24-year-old Aaron Boyce of Well Road, Pie Corner, St Lucy was found in Pleasant Hall just after 10 am.
Lawmen are probing the circumstances surrounding his death, but initial investigations indicate that he and a female companion were parked in an area near the cemetery in Pleasant Hall last night when they were attacked.
The woman, whose identity has not yet been disclosed, is reported to be safe.
Police public relations officer Inspector David Welch said the probe is at a sensitive stage.