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Police update after woman's body found in Truro

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Published by Emma Carton at 1:34pm 15th March 2019. (Updated at 1:41pm 15th March 2019)

The Coastguard and police helicopters are carrying out searches of the river bank in Truro after a young woman's death.

She was found unresponsive at Garras Wharf on Friday morning.

Paramedics carried out CPR at the scene but the casualty could not be saved.

Devon and Cornwall Police are still trying to identify the woman and carrying out enquiries.

"The woman was pronounced deceased at hospital at 11.35am.

"HM Coastguard and police helicopter have been deployed to carry our searches of the river bank.

"Police are carrying out enquiries to establish the circumstances of the death and ascertain the identity of the woman".

Devon and Cornwall Police

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