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Finding Mr. X: Our story begins

Jon Cousins and Nicola Moyles from South Yorkshire Police tells us what information they could glean from the body on first look.

Our story starts with an accidental discovery. Two men walking through an industrial estate in Sheffield find a large sports bag containing a badly decomposed body.

The men contacted South Yorkshire Police, who began to investigate the mystery.

In this video, Detective Inspector Jon Cousins and Senior Crime Scene Investigator Nicola Moyle introduce us to the case and the team of specialists that they enlisted to investigate ‘the body in the bag’.

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