Northamptonshire Police were called to a village this morning after a body was found nearby.
Eyewitnesses reported sightings of several police cars and forensic tents near to the field, off Station Road in Cogenhoe.
A spokeswoman for Northamptonshire Police said: "Police officers were called to a location near Station Road in Cogenhoe, at about 9am today (Thursday, October 11).
"Sadly, the body of a man was found.
"The death is not being treated as suspicious and a report is being prepared for the coroner."