A man who was found dead in an alley along Spenser Road, Bedford has been named as George Bichener.
The 24-year-old, of College Road, Bedford, died from a haemorrhagic shock have suffered at traumatic brachial (arm) artery injury, an inquest opened today (Thursday, August 21) heard.
Mr Bichener was found dead on Sunday morning and his death was confirmed by a paramedic.
The inquest was adjourned to a date to be decided.
Tributes were paid to the father this week and flowers, tokens and mementoes were left at the spot where he was found.