UPDATE: POLICE are investigating after a body was found at the junction of Bear Street and Alexandra Road in Barnstaple today (Wednesday). It is understood that the body was found in bushes behind a wall. Reports that it was decapitated have not been conf

UPDATE: POLICE are investigating after a body was found at the junction of Bear Street and Alexandra Road in Barnstaple today (Wednesday).It is understood that the body was found in bushes behind a wall. Reports that it was decapitated have not been confirmed at this stage.It is also not known whether it is that of a man or a woman or how long the body had been there.The road has been closed to traffic.