Man's body found on Perranporth beach in Cornwall

Perranporth (Pic: Helen Innes) It is believed the body had been in the sea before being washed up onto the beach

A man's body has been found on a beach in Cornwall.

The emergency services were called to the beach at about 14:00 GMT after the body was discovered by members of the public.

It is believed the body had been in the sea before being washed up onto the beach, said a spokeswoman from Devon and Cornwall Police.

Officers are at the scene investigating. The man's identity and age are currently unknown.

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