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More information revealed after young man's body found on beach

More information revealed after young man's body found on beach

Published by Sarah Yeoman at 5:29am 9th May 2019. (Updated at 5:25pm 9th May 2019)

Police have revealed more information after a young man's body was found on a beach in north Cornwall.

A passerby made the discovery near Tintagel on bank holiday Monday.

Now officers have confirmed he was 23 and from Penzance.

An investigation is underway but his death is not being treated as suspicious.

Anyone who saw something before 2pm at Haven Beach is urged to come forward.

"The call came in to police just after 2pm on 6th May to Haven Beach near Tintagel.

"The body was located on the beach by a member of the public.

"The circumstances surrounding the discovery of the man's body leads us to believe there is nothing suspicious, though investigations are continuing".

Devon and Cornwall Police

Anyone with any information is being asked to call police on 101, quoting log 388 of 6th May 2019.

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