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Police identify man pulled from water in Falmouth

Police identify man pulled from water in Falmouth

Published by Sarah Yeoman at 4:30pm 20th March 2019.

Police believe they have identified a man who was pulled from the water in Falmouth.

An appeal was launched to try and work out who he was after a body was discovered.

Officers were called to an area between the Prince of Wales and Greenbank on Monday.

Coastguard crews and the Falmouth inshore lifeboat were also scrambled.

Now officers say they think he was a 59-year-old man from the town.

His family have been traced but formal identification has not yet been carried out.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.

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Police believe a man who was pulled from the water in Falmouth was a 59-year-old local

"We believe we have identified him but formal ID is yet to be carried out. Next of kin have been traced.

"Believed to be a 59-year-old man from Falmouth.

"There are no suspicious circumstances."

Devon and Cornwall Police

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