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Naked body found on Perranporth beach

By WBEsme  |  Posted: February 25, 2014

  • A body has been washed up onto the beach at Perranporth.

  • A body has been washed up onto the beach at Perranporth.

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The naked body of a man has been found washed up on Perranporth beach.

The body was spotted in the water by a female dog walker.

Police were called to the beach at approximately 2pm where the body was found a few yards away from the front of the Watering Hole pub.

Eyewitnesses have said that the body appeared to be completely nude.

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The beach has been closed and police and ambulance staff are at the scene.

Duty sergeant from Truro police station David Cook said: “We have had a body wash up on the beach of a male person and at this time we are making enquiries as to his identity.”

John Longmate, from Perranporth, was on the beach at about 12pm.

He said: “I saw a rucksack half buried, filled with sand and I just thought it was washed up on the beach but it could have been something.”

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  • TheGeofflane  |  February 26 2014, 3:35PM

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