Two arrested after body of woman found in Paignton

Paignton incident 2
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Two people have been arrested following the discovery of a body on a street in Paignton.

The body of a 47 year old woman was found in Church Street on Friday 3rd March.

Emergency services attended but the woman was declared deceased at the scene. The area was cordoned off by police whilst investigations took place.

A 48 year old man and a 41 year old woman, both from Paignton were arrested on suspicion of murder and police bailed until 30th May 2017.

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

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