Cornwall

St Austell park murder probe: Three men arrested

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Image caption A police tent at the scene where the body was found

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the discovery of a body in a park in Cornwall.

The man's body was found in a park next to Bridge Road in St Austell just after 05:00 GMT.

Officers said the three arrested men, aged 24, 22 and 21, were being held in police custody.

A forensic examination is taking place on the unnamed man and a major crime unit is at the scene. Nearby Edgecombe Road has been closed off.

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