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More details emerge about body on Cornish beach

More details emerge about body on Cornish beach

Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 8:01am 19th December 2018. (Updated at 8:03am 19th December 2018)

Police have confirmed they are not treating a death as suspicious, after a body was found on a Cornish beach.

The discovery was made at Polridmouth Cove near Fowey over the weekend.

Police confirm a death, after a body was found on a Cornwall beach, is not being treated as suspicious

The family of a missing woman from Cadgwith have been told.

61-year-old Joanna Aplin disappeared from her home two weeks ago.

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The family of missing Joanna Aplin from Cadgwith have been told about the discovery near Fowey

In a statement, Devon and Cornwall Police said: "The death is not being treated as suspicious.

"Police were called at 10.45am on Saturday 15 December following reports of a body being located on the beach near Fowey.

"The body was located near Polridmouth and recovered.

"Whilst formal identification is yet to take place, the family of missing woman, Joanna Aplin, have been information of this development".

Devon and Cornwall Police

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