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Body discovered near a Falmouth pier

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 5:15pm 18th March 2019. (Updated at 7:21am 19th March 2019)

Looking across to the Prince of Wales pier: Image capture, Google Maps 2018

Police have confirmed a man's body has been found in the water, close to a Cornish pier.

The discovery was made by the Prince of Wales pier in Falmouth on Monday afternoon.

Officers were called just before 3pm, along with paramedics, a lifeboat and Coastguards.

"Coastguard, lifeboat, police and ambulance were called to the scene at around 2.55pm.

"The body has been recovered and officers' enquiries into the incident continue".

Devon and Cornwall Police

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