UPDATE: Riddle of body on the beach

Formal identification process continues

POLICE are still trying to identify the body of a woman found on an Ilfracombe beach.

The badly decomposed body was found by walkers on Wildersmouth Beach at around 4pm on Friday.

It was recovered and taken to North Devon District Hospital.

“A formal identification has not been completed as yet,” said a police spokesperson earlier today (Wednesday).

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