An estate agent is recovering from shock after he showed a group of viewers round a house - and found a dead body inside a wardrobe. House for sale with dead bodyThe buyers were browsing around the four-bedroom home during an open viewing while the owner's corpse was hanging in the master bedroom. And as soon as they laid eyes on the body they fled, with the shocked agent immediately locking the doors of the property in Quorn, Leicestershire, behind him and dialling 999.
The 48-year-old owner had put the detached house on the market for £350,000 after his elderly mother died. He reportedly told neighbours he was devastated by her death and the house held too many memories.
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