Street cordoned off after body discovered in Paignton

Paignton incident 2
Photo: Griffiths Networking

Police are making enquiries following the discovery of a body in Paignton this morning.

Police remain at the scene  after being called to Church Street at 5.25am following concerns for the welfare of a person in the street. The person was declared deceased at the scene.

The area is cordoned off and scene of crimes officers are investigating.

Police are currently treating the death as unexplained, and await the outcome of a forensic post-mortem later this afternoon.

Anyone with any information are asked to contact police on 101 quoting log number 82 for the 3rd of March.

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