Young man found hanged on Hampstead Heath is named

The car was damaged between Sunday 10pm and Monday 8am

The car was damaged between Sunday 10pm and Monday 8am - Credit: Archant

A 25-year-old man who was found dead on Hampstead Heath last week has been named.

Patrick Stenson, who lived in Queen’s Crescent, Kentish Town, was found hanged early Monday morning of last week (January 5).

He was pronounced dead at the scene. An inquest into his death will take place in May.

A police spokesman said: “Police were called at 0702 hrs on Monday, 5 January, to reports of a man found hanging at Hampstead Heath.

“Officers and LAS attended. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

“The death is not being treated as suspicious.”