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Body located, Newton Abbot

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Next of kin have been informed

Police were called at 1.15pm on Friday 5 November to the Teigngrace area, Newton Abbot, following reports that a body had been located.

Officers attended the scene to carry out further enquiries and human remains were recovered.

Formal identification has since taken place and the body is that of 33-year-old Shaun Brown, who was reported missing from the Newton Abbot area in March; his next of kin has been informed.

His death is not being treated as suspicious and a file is to be prepared for the coroner.


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